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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Falco novaeseelandiae Scientific name
Falconiformes Order
Falconidae Family
41 - 48 cm (Wingspan 66 - 91 cm ) Length
Temperate forest, shrubland, grassland, agricultural land. (0 - 1,500 m) 2,100 m.  Range:- Endemic to New Zealand:- North Island New Zealand, South Island New Zealand, Aukland Islands, Stewart Island. Habitat
2 - 4 Eggs, incubation 30 - 35 days, fledging 32 - 35 days. Clutch
Mainly birds,mammals, reptiles. Food  
3597 - TSN: 175648 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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view photos Photos  by Ian Mc1 © all rights reserved October 9, 2006

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AKA:- Czech: Ostríž novozélandský, ostříž novozélandský
Danish: Newzealandsk Falk
German: Maorifalke
English: Bush Hawk, Karearea, New Zealand Falcon, New Zealand Hawk, New Zealand Hobby, Quail Hawk
Spanish: Halcón Maori, Halcón Maorí
Estonian: maoori pistrik
Finnish: Uudenseelanninhaukka
French: Faucon de Nouvelle-Zélande
Italian: Falco della Nuova Zelanda, Falco di Nuova Zelanda
Japanese: nyuajiarandohayabusa, nyu-ji-randohayabusa
Japanese: ニュアジアランドハヤブサ, ニュージーランドハヤブサ
Latin: Falco harpe, Falco novaeseelandiae, Falco novaezeelandiae, Falco novaseelandiae
Maori: Karearea
Dutch: Nieuwzeelandse Valk, Nieuw-Zeelandse Valk
Norwegian: Maorifalk
Polish: sokól nowozelandzki, sokół nowozelandzki
Russian: Новозеландский сокол
Slovak: sokol jastrabovitý , Sokol morský
Swedish: Nya Zeelandfalk
Chinese: 新西兰隼


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