|East Palearctic and Indomalayan Accipiters|
A David Mead original from Raptors of the World, published by Christopher Helm as a Handbook (2001) and a Field Guide (2005).
Japanese Sparrowhawk Accipiter gularis
Besra Accipiter virgatus
Chinese Sparrowhawk Accipiter soloensis
ABOUT THE BIRDS Although typically a forest species, the Japanese Sparrowhawk has taken to living in the parks and gardens of Tokyo and other cities since the 1980s.
Medium Gouache on tinted acrylic gesso