White-rumped falcon (Polihierax insignis)

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White-rumped falcon fact file

White-rumped falcon description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassAves
OrderFalconiformes
FamilyFalconidae
GenusPolihierax (1)

Information on the white-rumped falcon is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Spanish
Halconcito Asiático, Halconcito Colilargo de Asia.
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White-rumped falcon 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 (October, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (October, 2009)
    http://www.cites.org
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White-rumped falcon male perched in a tree  
White-rumped falcon male perched in a tree

© Chris G. Bradshaw

Chris G. Bradshaw
chrisgbradshaw@googlemail.com

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