Besra
Pan-Island Expressway
20 Sep 1998


General details
Species
Besra Accipiter virgatus
Record ID 1005
Date 20 Sep 1998
Location Pan-Island Expressway
Count 1 individual
Date added 25 Oct 2021

This record has not been accepted by the Records Committee. For more details, see below.

Committee's view
Background
Reported in Wang & Hails (2007) that the bird was found dead on PIE, but checking the UWBM Database where the specimen is kept revealed that this was a Japanese Sparrowhawk Instead. The accession number is UWBM 66215.
Verdict Not accepted (Specimen)

References (see all)
References Other; Wang & Hails, 2007
Wang & Hails (2007) Record is present in source
Lim (2009) Record is absent in source