Common Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus)
From: Ellis Dee
Subject: Re: Looking for birds of prey pics-no bald eagles
Date: Sun, 14 Jun 1998 11:26:37 +0100
The Carrs wrote:
> Hi, I'm looking for birds of prey pictures, especially eagles as long as
> they are NOT bald eagles. Preferably I would like birds of prey NOT native
> to N. America, although any really good pics of native N. American raptors
> are fine. ANY vulture is also fine. Thankyou.
> Gloria Carr
File To Comment: animal2/Wb080-European Kestrel-perching_on_log_tip.jpg
This kestrel is an European subspecies of Eurasian Kestrel or Common Kestrel.
The scientific name is "Falco tinnunculus tinnunculus".