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Gyrfalcon

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Falco rusticolus Scientific name
Falconiformes   Order
Falconidae Family
48cm 60cm Wingspan: 120-135 cm Length
Sea-cliffs and rocky offshore islands, tundra, Boreal & temperate forest, arable land, some birds overwinter at sea, roosting on the ice flow. Range Northern America, Greenland, and Northern Europe, Asia. Habitat-Altitude-Range
Incubation period averages 35 days,fledging in 7 to 8 week. Chicks are independantat at 3 - 4 months. Clutch
Birds, mammals. Food  
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3603 - TSN: 175599 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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AKA:- Arabic: نوع من الصّقور الأوربية الضّخمة
Bulgarian: Северен сокол
Breton: Falc'hun glas
Catalan: Grifó, Voltor comú
Catalan (Balears): Grifó
Valencian: Voltor comú
Czech: Raroh lovecký
Welsh: Hebog chwyldro, Hebog y gogledd, Hebog y Wlad Werdd, Hebog Ynys yr Iâ
Danish: Jagtfalk
German: Gerfalke, Jagdfalke
English: Gray Gyrfalcon, Gyr, Gyr Falcon, Gyrfalcon, Iceland Falcon
Esperanto: ^Casfalko, Ĉasfalko
Spanish: Gerifalte, Halcón Gerifalte
Estonian: Jahipistrik
Finnish: Tunturihaukka
Faroese: Falkur, Fálkur, Veiðifalkur
French: Faucon gerfaut, Faucon sacre, Gerfaut
Frisian: Jachtfalk
Irish: Fabhcún Mór
Gaelic: Seabhag Mhòr na Seilg
Galician: Falcón albar
Manx: Shawk Eeslanagh
Hebrew: בז צפון
Hungarian: Sarki sólyom
Icelandic: Fálki, Valur, Valur (Fálki)
Italian: Girfalco, Girfalco d'Islanda
Inuktitut: Kingavik, Kissaviarsuk
Japanese: shirohayabusa, Shiro-hayabusa
Japanese: シロハヤブサ
Khakas: Пора ылачын
Kazakh: Ақ сұњқар
Greenlandic: Kingavik, Kissaviarsuk
Latin: Falco rusticolus
Lithuanian: Medżioklinis sakalas, Medžioklinis sakalas
Latvian: Medību piekūns
Mongolian: Цагаан шонхор
Dutch: Giervalk
Norwegian: Jaktfalk, Rypefalk
Polish: bialozór, Białozór
Portuguese: falcão gerifalte, Falcão-gerifalte
Romansh: Falcun dal nord, Tschess cularin
Russian: Krechet, Кречет, Кречет обыкновенный
Scots: Seabhag mhor na seilg
Northern Sami: Rievssatfálli
Slovak: Sokol pol'ovnický, sokol polovnícky , Sokol poľovnický, sokol poľovnícky
Slovenian: arkticni sokol, arktični sokol
Swedish: Jaktfalk
Turkish: Ak Sungur, Kar doğanı
Tuvinian: Аннар шаңгыр
Ukrainian: Кречет
Chinese: [mao-sun], 矛隼

Sub-species

Falco rusticolus
Falco rusticolus candidans
Falco rusticolus gyrfalco
Falco rusticolus obsoletus
Falco rusticolus rusticolus
Falco rusticolus uralensis
 

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