Taxon profile


Greater Kestrel
Falco rupicoloides A. Smith, 1829

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Falconiformes »  family Falconidae - caracaras and falcons »  genus Falco - Falcon

Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Falco rupicoloides arthuri (Gurney, 1884)
subspecies Falco rupicoloides fieldi (Elliot, 1897)
subspecies Falco rupicoloides rupicoloides A. Smith, 1829 - Southern Greater Kestrel

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Links and literature

EN Bird Life 3 [22696398]

Bird Life [] [as Falco rupicoloides Smith, 1829]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2018
EN Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [53220]

del Hoyo J., Elliott A., Sargatal J., Christie D.A. & de Juana E. (eds.).: Handbook of the Birds of the World (HBW) Alive [], Lynx Edicions, Barcelona [as Falco rupicoloides A. Smith, 1829]
Data retrieved on: 27 November 2018
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Falco rupicoloides Smith, A, 1829]
Data retrieved on: 17 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Falco rupicoloides Smith, 1829]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Falco rupicoloides]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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