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    • Diurnal Birds Of Prey
    • Falcons and Allies
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    • Falconiformes
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    • Halcones

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Recent observations

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What

Aplomado Falcon Falco femoralis

Observer

angelicabecerrat

Date

September 25, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

gavilan encontrada en la perla de san martin

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Merlin Falco columbarius

Observer

speedy

Date

October 31, 2014

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What

Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

Observer

sara4

Date

October 12, 2014

Place

wwt london (Google, OSM)

Description

Saw a pair of these-

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What

Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

Observer

parobbert

Date

October 11, 2014

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What

American Kestrel Falco sparverius

Observer

dpom

Date

October 29, 2014 03:24 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Aplomado Falcon Falco femoralis

Observer

angelicabecerrat

Date

August 20, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

gavilan encontrado en la popotera

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

Observer

aberralharbi

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

What

Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

Observer

aberralharbi

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Southern Caracara Caracara plancus

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

October 25, 2014

Description

Juvenile.

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Southern Caracara Caracara plancus

Observer

nicolasolejnik

Date

October 25, 2014

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What

Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

October 27, 2014 12:37 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Cernícalo vulgar Falco tinnunculus

Observer

gemngiscan

Date

October 23, 2014 01:15 PM CEST

Place

ALAVA (Google, OSM)

Description

Posado en torreta de luz

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Description from Wikipedia

The order Falconiformes is a group of about 290 species of birds that contains the diurnal birds of prey. The Falconiformes have long been thought to represent a natural evolutionary grouping, but three recent studies of their DNA suggest that their similarities are convergent. In each study, falcons are related to songbirds and parrots, and the hawks, eagles, and vultures are closer to woodpeckers and kingfishers.

No range data available.