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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Falco alopex Scientific name
Falconiformes Order
Falconidae Family
 35 - 39 cm       (Wingspan n/a) Length
Hot dessert, savanna, rocky areas. Up to 2,200 m. Range follow link Habitat
2 - 4 Eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Mainly birds,mammals, reptiles, insects,. Food  
3581 - TSN: 175627 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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Czech: Poštolka rezavá
Danish: Rćvefalk
German: Fuchsfalke
English: Fox Kestrel, Togoland Fox Kestrel, Togoland Fox-Kestrel
Spanish: Cernícalo Zorruno, Cernícalo Zorruńo
Estonian: rebas-tuuletallaja
Finnish: Isotuulihaukka
French: Crécerelle renard, Faucon renard
Italian: Gheppio volpino
Japanese: kitsunechougembou, kitsunechougenbou
Japanese: キツネチョウゲンボウ
Latin: Falco alopex, Falco alopex alopex, Falco alopex deserticola, Falco alopex eremica
Dutch: Vosvalk
Norwegian: Revefalk
Polish: pustulka rdzawa, pustułka rdzawa
Russian: Лисья пустельга, сокол-лисохвост
Slovak: sokol lišací
Swedish: Rävfalk
Swahili: Kozi Mwekundu
Chinese: 大黄眼隼

Range:- Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African  Republic, Chad, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, te d'Ivoire, Kenya, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda.


Falco alopex alopex

Falco alopex deserticola

Falco alopex eremica


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