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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Falco subniger Scientific name
Falconiformes Order
Falconidae Family
45 - 56 cm (Wingspan 97 - 115) Length
Dry forest, shrubland, grassland, bogs, marshes. Below 1,000 m. Endemic to:- Austrailia:- Australian Northern Territory, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Austrailia, Kangaroo Island. Vagrant in New Zealand. Habitat
2 - 5 Eggs, incubation 32 - 36 days, fledging 38  49 days. Clutch
Mainly mammals, birdst o size of heron, reptiles, insects & carrion. Food  
3599 - TSN: 175655 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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Czech: Raroh cernę, raroh černę
Danish: Sortfalk
German: Rußfalke
English: Black Falcon
Spanish: Halcón Negro
Estonian: mustpistrik
Finnish: Mustajalohaukka
French: Faucon noir
Italian: Falco nero, Falco nero australiano
Japanese: kurohayabusa
Japanese: クロハヤブサ
Latin: Falco subniger
Dutch: Zwarte Valk
Norwegian: Svartfalk
Polish: sokól czarny, sokół czarny
Russian: Черный Сокол, Чёрный сокол
Slovak: Sokol tmavę
Swedish: Svartfalk
Chinese: 黑隼




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