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family

caracaras and falcons
Falconidae Leach, 1820

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Falconiformes

Scientific synonyms

Cerchneinae Olphe-Galliard, 1884
Falconinae Leach, 1820
Polihieracinae Peters, 1931
Spiziapteryginae Martorelli, G., 1900
Tinnunculeae Bonaparte, C.L., 1854

Images

Falco tinnunculus - Eurasian Kestrel

Falco tinnunculus - Eurasian Kestrel

Author: Petr Vobořil

Falco peregrinus peregrinus - Eurosiberian Peregrine Falcon

Falco peregrinus peregrinus - Eurosiberian Peregrine Falcon

Author: Jana Platichová

Caracara plancus - Crested Caracara

Caracara plancus - Crested Caracara

Author: Petra Slámová
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Included taxa

Number of records: 16

genus Badiostes Ameghino, 1895
genus Caracara Merrem, 1826
genus Daptrius Vieillot, 1816
genus Falco Linnaeus, 1758 - Falcon
genus Herpetotheres Vieillot, 1817
genus Ibycter Vieillot, 1816
genus Micrastur G. R. Gray, 1841
genus Microhierax Sharpe, 1874
genus Milvago von Spix, 1824
genus Parvulivenator Harrison, 1982
genus Pediohierax Becker, 1987
genus Phalcoboenus d'Orbigny, 1834
genus Polihierax Kaup, 1847
genus Spiziapteryx Kaup, 1852
genus Stintonornis Harrison, 1984
genus Sushkinia Běljajeva, 1948

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [eb6c12cb-d16d-41b2-a5a9-77f61b42dced]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/home], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Falconinae Leach, 1820]
Data retrieved on: 7 February 2015
EN Australian Faunal Directory [f44a62c6-ad85-4eae-960d-7fc7f132cb95]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [https://biodiversity.org.au/afd/home], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Falconidae Leach, 1820]
Data retrieved on: 31 January 2015
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [http://www.worldbirdnames.org/] [as Falconidae]
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Falconidae Leach, 1820]
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [http://www.eoy.ee/yhing/nime.htm] [as Falconidae]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

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Explanations

extinct taxon