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Merlin

Falco columbarius

Description:

A small falcon with long, pointed wings. Has long, banded tail. Faint mustache mark. Brown streaking on chest and belly. Back unmarked gray or brown.

Habitat:

While driving home after spending the morning at Cape May Point State Park in New Jersey, I saw this Merlin perched in a tree eating a bird.

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LauraFrazier
Spotted by
LauraFrazier

Lower Township, New Jersey, USA

Spotted on Mar 10, 2013
Submitted on Mar 27, 2013

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