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Sergio H. Seipke
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Sergio H. Seipke

   Biography

Born in Eldorado, Misiones, Argentina in 1974.
Started to observe/study raptors in 1993.
Started formal education in Biology in 1995.

Research Associate, Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
1821 Greenbriar Lane  
Lincoln,  NE  68506  United States
Phone: 402-483-6046
Email: seipke@yahoo.com.ar


   Research Interests

Field identification, ageing, and sexing of Neotropical raptors
Molt
Population age-structures and its application to conservation
Forest raptors study techniques

Species of Interest: 
  • Accipiter poliogaster
  • Accipiter erythronemius
  • Buteo albonotatus
  • Buteo melanoleucus
  • Buteo platypterus
  • Buteo nitidus
  • Buteo polyosoma
  • Buteogallus meridionalis
  • Falco peregrinus
  • Haliaeetus sanfordi
  • Harpagus bidentatus
  • Harpagus diodon
  • Harpyhaliaetus coronatus
  • Ictinia mississippiensis
  • Ictinia plumbea
  • Leptodon forbesi
  • Leucopternis polionotus
  • Leucopternis lacernulatus
  • Micrastur ruficollis
  • Parabuteo unicinctus
  • Phalcoboenus albogularis
  • Phalcoboenus carunculatus
  • Phalcoboenus megalopterus
  • Rupornis magnirost


   Publications

Seipke, S. 2012. First record of Southern Caracaras (Caracara plancus) nesting on a human-made object. Journal of Raptor Research 46:228-230.

Dénes, F.V., L.F. Silveira, S. Seipke, R. Thorstrom, W.S. Clark, and J.-M. Thiollay. 2011. The White-collared Kite (Leptodon forbesi Swann, 1922) and a review of the taxonomy of the Grey-headed Kite (Leptodon cayanensis Latham, 1790). Wilson Journal of Ornithology 123:323-331.        pdf

Millsap, B..A., S.H. Seipke, and W.S. Clark. 2011. The Gray Hawk (Buteo nitidus) is two species. Condor 113:326-339.       pdf

Seipke, S.H., F.V. Dénes, F. Pellinger, R. Thorstrom, J.-M. Thiollay, L.F. Silveira, and W.S. Clark. 2011. Field identification of White-collared Kite Leptodon forbesi and similar-looking species in north-east Brazil. Neotropical Birding 8:29-39.       pdf

Juhant, M.A., and S.H. Seipke. 2009. Austral autumn migration counts of raptors in Argentinean Patagonia. Hawk Migration Studies 35:7-10.       pdf

Seipke, S. 2009. [Current list of the diurnal raptors in Catamarca, Argentina]. Nuestras Aves 24:15-20. (In Spanish)       pdf

Chebez, J.C., S. Seipke, and L. Rodríguez. 2008. [Black-and-chestnut Eagle]. Pp. 216-219 in J.C. Chebez (ed.), Los que se van; fauna argentina amenazada. Albatros, Buenos Aires, Argentina. (In Spanish)

Seipke, S.H., and G.S. Cabanne. 2008. Breeding of the Rufous-thighed Hawk (Accipiter erythronemius) in Argentina and Brazil. Ornitologia Neotropical 19:15-29.       pdf

Seipke, S.H., and W. S. Clark. 2008. [First documented record of the Short-tailed Hawk (Buteo brachyurus) in Santiago del Estero, Argentina]. Nuestras Aves 24:35. (In Spanish)       pdf

Seipke, S.H. 2007. Aging Black-chested Buzzard-eagles (Geranoaetus melanoleucus). Pp. 220-228 in K.L. Bildstein, D.R. Barber, and A. Zimmerman (eds.), Neotropical raptors. Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, Orwigsburg, PA.       pdf

Seipke, S.H., A.M. Castaño, and K.L. Bildstein. 2007. Spanish common names of raptors in Latin America. Pp. 229-256 in K.L. Bildstein, D.R. Barber, and A. Zimmerman (eds.), Neotropical raptors. Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, Orwigsburg, PA.       pdf

Areta, J.I., and S.H. Seipke. 2006. A 10,000 Mississippi Kite flock observed in Fuerte Esperanza, Argentina. Ornitologia Neotropical 17:433-437.       pdf

Seipke, S.H., D. Kajiwara, and J.B.L. Albuquerque. 2006. Field identification of Mantled Hawk Leucopternis polionotus. Neotropical Birding 1:42-47.       pdf

Cabanne, G.S., and S.H. Seipke. 2005. Migration of the Rufous-thighed Kite (Harpagus diodon) in southeastern Brazil. Ornitologia Neotropical 16:547-549.       pdf

Seipke, S.H. 2005. Identificación del Aguilucho Jote (Buteo albonotatus) en el campo [Identification of the Zone-tailed Hawk (Buteo albonotatus) in the field]. Nuestras Aves 50:12-14. (In Spanish)       pdf

Notarnicola, J. and S. H. Seipke. 2004. Prey of Peregrine Falcons Falco peregrinus in the city of La Plata, Argentina. Pp. 15-16 in: Proceedings of the First Argentine Symposium on Investigation and Conservation of Raptors - SAICR I. Museo de la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.       pdf

Seipke, S. H. 2004. Field identification of raptors threatened in Argentina. Pp. 5-6 in: Proceedings of the First Argentine Symposium on Investigation and Conservation of Raptors - SAICR I. Museo de la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina.       pdf

Seipke, S. H. 2002. (Abstract) Forest raptors in Misiones, Argentina: habitat use and record updates. Pp. 38, 98-99 in: Conferencia sobre Aves Rapaces Neotropicales y Simposio del Águila Arpía. Fondo Peregrino - Panamá , Panamá City, Panamá.       pdf

Seipke, S. H. 2002. (Abstract) Harpagus, Accipiter, and platyrrhine monkeys: an ecological context that favored mimicry. Pp. 52, 113 in: Conferencia sobre Aves Rapaces Neotropicales y Simposio del Águila Arpía. Fondo Peregrino - Panamá , Panamá City, Panamá.       pdf

Seipke, S. H. and G. S. Cabanne. 2002. (Abstract) Nesting of the Sharp-shinned Hawk (Accipiter erythronemius) in human-altered habitats in Argentina. Pp. 38, 98 in: Conferencia sobre Aves Rapaces Neotropicales y Simposio del Águila Arpía. Fondo Peregrino - Panamá , Panamá City, Panamá.       pdf

Seipke, S. H. and G. S. Cabanne. 2002. Rapaces observadas en un área selvática de San Pedro, Misiones, Argentina [Raptors observed in a forest area of San Pedro, Misiones, Argentina]. Ornitologia Neotropical 13: 272-282.       pdf



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