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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Bat Falcon Falco rufigularis

Observer

annikaml

Date

July 20, 2015 12:55 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

September 2, 2015 09:13 AM PDT

Description

Eyeing the shorebirds.

Photos / Sounds

What

Crested Caracara Caracara cheriway

Observer

huatulco

Date

September 2, 2015

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Bat Falcon Falco rufigularis

Observer

nicocalakmul

Date

September 1, 2015 04:17 PM HST

Description

Perchado sobre la laguna.
Algunos años anida en la palapa del muelle.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bat Falcon Falco rufigularis

Observer

terathopius

Date

April 10, 2015 01:13 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

Observer

calopteryx

Date

July 18, 2015 01:35 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Niagara Falls, Niagara Region, Ontario

18 July 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

American Kestrel Falco sparverius

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

July 27, 2015 01:11 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Kestrel Falco sparverius

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

July 27, 2015 01:05 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

Observer

andrefuentes

Date

April 17, 2015 02:09 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

Observer

carloscarrera

Date

December 28, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Kestrel Falco sparverius

Observer

direbecca

Date

August 29, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Merlin Falco columbarius

Observer

nanorca13

Date

March 18, 2015 10:06 AM PDT

Description

Spring time for the Merlin's.

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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.