Red-necked Falcon

photo by Yathin S Krishnappa

Scientific classification

Order

Falconiformes

Family

Falconidae

Subfamily

Falco

Species

chicquera

Appearance

* Pretty small bird with grey streaked upperparts and white streaked underparts
* Generally reddish head with prominent yellow eyering and yellow bill. Powerful yellow legs
* Size: 28-36 cm, wingspan: 55-70 cm

Habitat

(half)open country with some trees

Countries

Africa
Asia

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