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Taita Falcon Falco fasciinucha

Described by: Reichenow; Neumann (1895)
Alternate common name(s): Teita Falcon
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


South Africa - Jul, 2008 © Jean-Philippe Paris  South Africa - Nov, 2004 © Dalena Mostert 
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C. and s. e. Africa;
Two populations;
S. Sudan, sw. Ethiopia, w. and s. Kenya (Taita Hills, Voi, Nanyuki, Lewa Downs, Samburn Game Refuge, Ololokwe and Baringo near Lokitaung), Uganda (Mt. Elgon) and ne. Tanzania (Gol Mountains in Serengeti National Park and Olosirwa in the Crater Highlands), Malawi, e. Zambia, sw. Mozambique, Zimbabwe (Batoka Gorges along the Zambezi River) and ne. South Africa.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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