Peregrine Falcon

photo by Dennis Jarvis

Scientific classification

Order

Falconiformes

Family

Falconidae

Subfamily

Falco

Species

peregrinus

Appearance

* Medium sized bird of prey with grey upperparts en whitish barred underparts
* Prominent yellow legs en a dark head
* Size: 40-50 cm

Habitat

Open areas

Countries

Africa
Americas
Asia
Europe
Oceania

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