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Spotted Kestrel

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wpe93F.jpg (29447 bytes) Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Falco moluccensis Scientific name
Falconiformes Order
Falconidae Family
28 - 33 cm (Wingspan ) Length
Tropical dry shrubland. grassland, arable land & urban areas. Up to 2,200 m. Range follow link Range:- Endemic to Habitat
3 - 4 Eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Small birds,mammals, reptiles, insects,. Food  
3577 - TSN: 175645 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

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AKA:- Czech: Poštolka molucká
Danish: Moluktĺrnfalk
German: Molukkenfalke
English: Moluccan Kestrel, Spotted Kestrel
Spanish: Cernícalo de las Molucas, Cernícalo Moluqueno, Cernícalo Moluqueńo
Estonian: sunda tuuletallaja
Finnish: Sundantuulihaukka
French: Crécerelle des Moluques
Indonesian: Alap-alap dadali, Alap-alap menara, Alapalap Sapi, Alap-alap sapi
Italian: Gheppio delle Molucche, Gheppio macchiato
Japanese: morukkachougembou, morukkachougenbou
Japanese: モルッカチョウゲンボウ
Latin: Falco moluccensis
Dutch: Indische Torenvalk, Molukkentorenvalk
Norwegian: Indonesiafalk
Polish: pustulka plamista, pustułka plamista
Russian: Молуккская пустельга
Slovak: sokol červený, sokol škvrnitý
Swedish: Indonesisk tornfalk
Chinese: 斑隼


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Falco moluccensis
Falco moluccensis jungei
Falco moluccensis microbalia
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Falco moluccensis moluccensis

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