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Kestrel

Falco tinnunculus

Description:

Small birds of prey, medium sized falcons - about 35 cm in length; with long wings and tail; often spotted hovering in one place with a tail spread like a fan (pic N° 5). Presented here females or juveniles, who look alike - more brown above, cream-whitish below, boldly spotted black all over.

Habitat:

Observed in mountain habitats, pasturelands and coniferous forest, in Jura range Natural Reserve.


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Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Tromelin Island

Lat: 46.35, Long: 6.01

Spotted on Jul 31, 2019
Submitted on Aug 12, 2019

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