Falcons are birds of prey in the family Falconidae that hunt during the day and have long powerful wings and a hooked beak. They are related to the hawks.
Species. Common kestrel · New Zealand falcon · Saker falcon, a typical
hierofalcon. The sequence follows the taxonomic order of ...
Index of Falcon Species with links to species information and range.
There are at least eight types of falcons that live or have visited the continent of
North America. The Peregrine Falcon and the Prairie Falcon are native birds and
There is a lot of kinds of Falcons but here we discuss the only the kinds which is
... The saker falcon is a big, strong bird of prey with large feet and pointed wings.
After significant recovery efforts, Peregrine Falcons have made an incredible ...
and Pigeons: Cities Harbor 20 Percent of World's Bird Species, April 29, 2014.
The raptors that hunt by day are: hawks, eagle, kites, vultures, falcons. .... Forest
falcons are inventive, flexible hunters, and at least some species (such as the ...
They're found on six of the seven continents – in fact one species, the
cosmopolitan Peregrine Falcon, holds that distinction all on its own. The range in
size from ...
Several groups, including the kestrels, which hover while searching for food, and
the larger, peregrine-like falcons, which are fast-flying, agile and dramatic.
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 ...