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Common Kestrel

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Falco tinnunculus Scientific name
Falconiformes Order
Falconidae Family
35 cm (Wingspan 68 - 78 ) Length
Shrubland, agricultural land, moterway verges. Range follow link Habitat
 2 - 7 Eggs, incubation 27 - 29 days, fledging  27 - 29 days. Clutch
Mainly arthropods, birds,mammals, reptiles. Food  
3573 - TSN: 175621 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

By Jose Viana October 7, 2010 © all rights reserved

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Common Kestrel Jarek Matusiak Ponds near Pens Village (stawy przy Wsi Zagrody) Poland XC103470 call

Video Added  October 18, 2006 From  betacygni

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AKA:- Catalan: Xoriguer comú
Czech: Poštolka obecná
Welsh: Cudyll Coch
Danish: Tårnfalk
German: Turmfalke
Greek: Κίτσης
Greek (Cypriot): Κίτσης
English: Common Kestrel, Eurasian Kestrel (Eurasian), Kestrel
Spanish: Cernicalo Vulgar
Estonian: Tuuletallaja
Finnish: tuulihaukka
Faroese: grýtissmyril
French: Faucon crécerelle
Hungarian: Vörös vércse
Indonesian: Alapalap Erasia
Icelandic: Turnfálki
Italian: Gheppio comune
Japanese: Chogenbo, chougenbou
Japanese: チョウゲンボウ
Korean: 황조롱이
Latin: Falco tinnunculus, Falco tinnunculus [tinnunculus Group]
Lithuanian: Pelesakalis
Dutch: Torenvalk
Norwegian: Tårnfalk
Polish: pustulka zwyczajna
Portuguese: Peneireiro-vulgar
Russian: Обыкновенная пустельга
Slovak: sokol myšiar (pustovka)
Swedish: Tornfalk
Thai: เหยี่ยวเคสเตรล
Chinese: 红隼

Range:- Map by Andreas Trepte  © all rights reserved Green resident: Yellow summer


Falco [tinnunculus, neglectus or alexandri]
Falco [tinnunculus or rupicolus]
Falco tinnunculus [tinnunculus]
Falco tinnunculus
Falco tinnunculus [tinnunculus]
Falco alexandri
Falco tinnunculus archeri
Falco tinnunculus archeri
Falco tinnunculus canariensis
Falco tinnunculus rufescens
Falco tinnunculus dacotiae
Falco tinnunculus interstinctus
Falco neglectus
Falco rupicolus
Falco tinnunculus objurgatus
Falco tinnunculus perpallidus
Falco rupicolus
Falco tinnunculus rufescens
Falco tinnunculus rupicolaeformis
Falco rupicolus
Falco tinnunculus rufescens
Falco [tinnunculus or rupicolus]
Falco [tinnunculus or rupicolus]
Falco tinnunculus tinnunculus

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