Eleonora’s Falcon
Falco eleonora

– medium-sized falcon, slightly larger than Common Kestrel but with much longer wings
– diurnal migrant
– migrates singly


Eleonora’s Falcon Falco eleonora, 2CY, M, light morph
BIF2360, 01/07/2012, Valencia, Spain, Mathias Putze

Eleonora’s Falcon Falco eleonora, 2CY, M, light morph
BIF2361, 01/07/2012, Valencia, Spain, Mathias Putze

Eleonora’s Falcon Falco eleonora, 2CY, M, light morph
BIF2362, 01/07/2012, Valencia, Spain, Mathias Putze

Eleonora’s Falcon Falco eleonora, 2CY, M, light morph
BIF2363, 01/07/2012, Valencia, Spain, Mathias Putze

Eleonora’s Falcon Falco eleonora, 2CY, M, light morph
BIF2364, 01/07/2012, Valencia, Spain, Mathias Putze

Eleonora’s Falcon Falco eleonora, 2CY, M, light morph
BIF2365, 01/07/2012, Valencia, Spain, Mathias Putze

Eleonora’s Falcon Falco eleonora, AD, M, light morph
BIF2366, 02/09/2015, Mallorca, Spain, Martin Grimm

Eleonora’s Falcon Falco eleonora, AD, M, light morph
BIF2367, 02/09/2015, Mallorca, Spain, Martin Grimm

Eleonora’s Falcon Falco eleonora, AD, M, dark morph
BIF2368, 02/09/2015, Mallorca, Spain, Martin Grimm

Eleonora’s Falcon Falco eleonora, AD, M, light morph
BIF2369, 02/09/2015, Mallorca, Spain, Martin Grimm

voice: usually nonvocal during migration

comparison species:
Red-footed Falcon (v)
Sooty Falcon (v)
Eurasian Hobby (v)

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