Peregrine Falcon

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Peregrine Falcon
Falco peregrinus -Nova Scotia, Canada -eating-8.jpg
Adult with prey in Nova Scotia, Canada
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Falconiformes
Family: Falconidae
Genus: Falco
Species: F. peregrinus
Binomial name
Falco peregrinus
Tunstall, 1771
Subspecies

17–19, see text

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Global range of F. peregrinus

     Breeding summer visitor     Breeding resident     Winter visitor     Passage visitor

Synonyms

Falco atriceps Hume
Falco kreyenborgi Kleinschmidt, 1929
Falco pelegrinoides madens Ripley & Watson, 1963
Rhynchodon peregrinus (Tunstall, 1771)
and see text


Description

Habitat

Distribution

Locality lists

Torrens Island

See also

References

External links