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Peregrine Falcon

Falco peregrinus

Description:

Peregrine Falcon with a kill of Common Pigeon.

Notes:

The Little Rann of Kutch in Gujarat is a wintering ground for a number of species especially the Raptors. The winter months also mark the arrival of salt pan workers to this habitat which is majorly a saline open mudflat. Common Pigeons are fairly common to spot around the thatched settlements of these salt pan workers and this Falcon made the most of that very opportunity!

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2 Comments

Saturniidae27
Saturniidae27 12 months ago

Nice photography Vipul.

Tukup
Tukup 12 months ago

Nice shot Vipul. Boy, that's really clear. How far away were you?

Vipul Ramanuj
Spotted by
Vipul Ramanuj

Kathada, Gujarat, India

Spotted on Jan 23, 2020
Submitted on Jan 29, 2020

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