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Red-necked Falcon Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Falco chicquera Scientific name
Falconiformes Order
Falconidae Family
30–36 cm (Wingspan 65 - 75 cm) Length
Savanna, shrubland, forest edge & grassland. Below 1,000 m. Range follow link Habitat
 3 - 5 Eggs, incubation 32 - 35 days, fledging 35 - 40 days. Clutch
Mainly birds, mammals, reptiles, insects,. Food  
3585 - TSN: 175634 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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AKA:- Afrikaans: Rooinekvalk
Czech: dřemlík rudohlavý, Dremlík rudokrký
Danish: Rødhovedet Dværgfalk
German: Rothalsfalke
English: Red-headed Falcon, Red-headed Kestrel, Red-headed Merlin, Rednecked Falcon, Red-necked Falcon, Red-necked Kestrel, Turumti
Spanish: Alcotán Turumti, Alcótan turumti, Cernícalo Turumti
Estonian: palmipistrik
Finnish: Palmuhaukka
French: Faucon à cou roux, Faucon chicquera, Faucon shikra
Italian: Falco collorosso, Falco testarossa
Japanese: akagashirachougembou, akagashirachougenbou
Japanese: アカガシラチョウゲンボウ
Kwangali: Kakodi
Latin: Falco chicquera
Lithuanian: Raudongalvis sakalas
Dutch: Roodkopsmelleken
Norwegian: Rødhodefalk
Polish: kobczyk rudoglowy, kobczyk rudogłowy
Portuguese: Falcao-de-nuca-vermelha, Falcão-de-nuca-vermelha
Russian: Красношейный сокол, турумди, турумти
Slovak: sokol cervenohlavý, sokol červenohlavý , Sokol červenokrký
Shona: Rukodzi
Swedish: Rödhuvad falk
Swahili: Kozi Kisogo-chekundu
Turkish: al başlı doğan, Al-başlı Doğan
Tsonga: Rigamani
Chinese: 红头隼

Range:- Angola, ,Bangladesh, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Rep. of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, ( India:- Arid northwest India, Central highlands, Eastern Himalayas, Gangetic plain Northeast India, Southeast India, Southwest India, Uttar Pradesh Western Himalayas, ) Iran, te d'Ivoire, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, ( South Africa:- Free State, Gauteng, Limpopo Province, Mpumalanga, Northern Cape, Northwest Province Western Cape, ) Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,


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