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Merlin 060607-933 Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Falco columbarius Scientific name
Falconiformes Order
Falconidae Family
26 - 33cm (Wingspan 55 - 69 cm) Length
Moorland, grassland, shrubland. Range follow link to see Map Habitat
Altitude
Range
2 - 6 Eggs, incubation 28 - 32 days, fledging  8 - 32 days, Clutch
Mainly birds. Food  
  Habits
3591 - TSN: 175613 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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Merlin Ssp: richardsonii Ian Cruickshank Humboldt, Saskatchewan Canada Call XC65982

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AKA:- Arabic: الشاهين الصغير, اليؤيؤ, اليؤيؤ أسود الذيل, اليؤيؤ أسود الذيل شويهين
Asturian: Zaperín
Azerbaijani: Derbnik, Ördəktutan
Belarusian: Сокал-дрымлюк
Bulgarian: Малък сокол, Сокол чучулигар
Breton: Ar falc'hun moan
Catalan: Esmerla, Falconet
Catalan (Balears): Esmerla
Valencian: Falconet
Creoles and Pidgins, French-based (Other): gli-gli moutayn
Czech: dřemlík tundrový, Dremlík tundrový, Dřemlík tundrový
Welsh: Bod glas, Corgwalch, Corwalch, Cudyll bach, Cudyll glas bach, Gwalch bach, Gwalch y grug
Danish: Dvćrgfalk
German: Merlin, Zwergfalke
Greek: Νανογέρακο, Νανοφάλκονο
Greek (Cypriot): Νανοφάλκονο
English: Merlin, Pigeon Hawk, Stone Falcon
Esperanto: Kolombfalko
Spanish: Emerillon, Esmejerón, Esmerejon, Esmerejón, Falcón Migratorio, Halcón Esmerejón, Halcón Migratorio, Halcón palomero, Halconcito, Halconcito de Palomas
Spanish (Colombia): Esmerejón
Spanish (Costa Rica): Esmerejón
Spanish (Cuba): Halconcito de Palomas
Spanish (Dominican Rep.): Emerillon, Halconcito, Merlin
Spanish (Honduras): Halcón palomero
Spanish (Mexico): Esmerejón, halcón esmerejón
Spanish (Nicaragua): Esmerejón
Spanish (Venezuela): Halcón Migratorio
Estonian: Väikepistrik
Basque: Belatz txiki, Belatz txikia, Esmerla
Finnish: Ampuhaukka
Faroese: Smiril, Smyril
French: Faucon émerillon, Faucon kobez
Irish: Meirliún
Guadeloupean Creole French: Gligli, Grigri
Gaelic: Mčimeal, Mčirneal
Galician: Esmerillón, Esmerla, Falcón pequeno
Manx: Shawk veg
Haitian Creole French: Grigri Mňn
Hebrew: בז גמד, בז גמדי
Croatian: Mali Sokol, Soko kraguljčić
Hungarian: Kis sólyom
Armenian: [Aghavnabaze ], Աղավնաբազե
Icelandic: Smyrill
Italian: Smeriglio
Japanese: Ko-chogenbo, Ko-choogenboo, kochougembou, kochougenbou, Ko-chougenbou
Japanese: コチョウゲンボウ
Georgian: ალალი
Kazakh: Жағалтай, Тұрымтай
Korean: 쇠황조롱이
Cornish: Falghun meyn
Latin: Falco colombarius, Falco columbarius
Lithuanian: Startsakalas, Startsakalis
Latvian: Purva piekūns, Purva vanadziņš
Macedonian: Мал сокол
Mongolian: Хайргууна шонхор
Maltese: Seqer ta' Denbu
Dutch: Smelleken
Norwegian: Dverfalk, Dvergfalk, Steinfalk
Polish: drzemlik
Portuguese: Esmerilhăo
Portuguese (Brazil): Esmerilhăo
Romansh: Falcun merlin
Russian: Derbnik, Дербник
Scots: Meimeal
Northern Sami: Cizašfálli
Slovak: sokol kobe, Sokol kobec
Slovenian: mali sokol
Albanian: Skifteri i vogël
Serbian: mali soko, soko, Мали соко
Swedish: Stenfalk
Thai: เหยี่ยวเมอร์ลิน
Turkish: Boz doğan, Boz Doşan, Güvercin Doğanı
Tuvinian: Бора хокпештээр шаңгыр
Ukrainian: Дербник, Малий підсоколик, Підсоколик малий
Vietnamese: Cắt lưng xám
Chinese: [hui-bei sun], [hui-bei zhun], 灰背隼
Chinese (Taiwan): [hui-bei zhun], 灰背隼

Range:-

Map by Viktor Kravtchenko  © all rights reserved

File:Falco columbarius distribution map.png

Yellow: summer only. Green: all year. Blue: winter

Sub-species

Falco columbarius
Falco columbarius [aesalon Group]
Falco columbarius [aesalon]
Falco columbarius aesalon
Falco columbarius bendirei
Falco columbarius christianiludovici
Falco columbarius columbarius
Falco columbarius insignis
Falco columbarius lymani
Falco columbarius pacificus
Falco columbarius pallidus
Falco columbarius richardsoni
Falco columbarius richardsonii
Falco columbarius subaesalon
Falco columbarius suckleyi
 

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