A falcon is any one of 37 species of raptors in the genus Falco, widely distributed
on all ... As is the case with many birds of prey, falcons have exceptional powers
of vision; the visual acuity of...
Powerful and fast-flying, the Peregrine Falcon hunts medium-sized birds,
dropping down on them from high above in a spectacular stoop. They were
These falcons are formidable hunters that prey on other birds (and bats) in mid-
flight. Peregrines hunt from above and, after sighting their prey, drop into a steep,
The raptors that hunt by day are: hawks, eagle, kites, vultures, falcons. ... Also
Accipitriformes: ospreys ( family Pandionidae); secretary bird (family Sagittariidae
Apr 7, 2015 ... Falcon, any of nearly 60 species of hawks of the family Falconidae (order
Falconiformes), diurnal birds of prey characterized by long, pointed ...
The turkey vulture really isn't a bird of prey, but people often believe it is a hawk
or ... available to help you identify the eagles, hawks, owls, vultures and falcons ...
The Peregrine Falcon is a raptor, or bird of prey. Adults have blue-gray wings,
dark brown backs, a buff colored underside with brown spots, and white faces
Capable of flying at speeds over 100 km/h and catching prey larger than itself,
the New Zealand falcon is one of our most spectacular birds.
The Laughing Falcon (Herpetotheres cachinnans) - also called the Snake Hawk -
is a medium-sized bird of prey found from both coastal slopes of Mexico ...
A falcon is any species of raptor in the genus Falco. Falcons are medium sized
birds of prey, they hunt and eat animals for food. They are diurnal-they hunt ...