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Taita Falcon

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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Falco fasciinucha Scientific name
Falconiformes Order
Falconidae Family
28-30 cm (Wingspan 45-55 cm) Length
Tropical dry forest, shrubland, savanna, grassland. rocky places.Found between 600 - 3,800 m. Range follow link. Habitat
Altitude
Range
2 - 4 Eggs, incubation 31 - 33  days, fledging 40 - 4 days. Clutch
Mainly birds,. Food  
  Habits
3608 - TSN: 175640 World Number
Near Threatened Status

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AKA:- Afrikaans: Taitavalk
Czech: sokol malę, Sokol taita
Danish: Taitafalk
German: Kurzschwanzfalke, Taitafalke, Teitafalke
English: Taita Falcon, Teita Falcon
Spanish: Halcón Taita
Estonian: kaljupistrik
Finnish: Rotkojalohaukka
French: Faucon taita
Italian: Falco delle Taita, Falco Taita
Japanese: taitahayabusa
Japanese: タイタハヤブサ
Latin: Falco fasciinucha
Dutch: Taitavalk, Taita-valk
Norwegian: Svalefalk
Polish: sokól maskowy, sokół maskowy
Portuguese: Falcăo de Taita
Russian: Короткохвостый сокол, Сокол Тейта
Slovak: sokol taitskę, sokol tajta
Swedish: Taitafalk
Swahili: Kozi wa Taita
Chinese: 东非隼

Range:-

Ethiopia

Kenya

Malawi

Mozambique

Namibia

South Africa:- Limpopo Province, Mpumalanga.

Sudan

Tanzania

Uganda

Zambia

Zimbabwe

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