White fronted falconet (Microhierax latifrons)

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White fronted falconet fact file

White fronted falconet description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderFalconiformes
FamilyFalconidae
GenusMicrohierax (1)

Information on the white fronted falconet is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Bornean falconet.
Spanish
Falconete de Borneo, Halconcito de Borneo.
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White fronted falconet status

Classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (February, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (February, 2009)
    http://www.cites.org
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White fronted falconet perched in a tree  
White fronted falconet perched in a tree

© Filip Verbelen

Filip Verbelen
filip_verbelen@yahoo.fr
http://www.flickr.com/photos/32186075@N03/

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