Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Falcons and Caracaras :: Eleonora's Falcon
Eleonora's Falcon Falco eleonorae
Described by: Gene (1839)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Falco eleanorae
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RangeIslands off n. Africa and in Mediterranean Basin;
Canary Is. and nw. Morocco (Essaouira Archipelago) to Tunisia and is. of the Mediterranean basin including the Balearic Is. (Parc Natural de la Peninsula de Llevant, Mallorca and Parc Natural de Cala d'Hort, Ibiza), Lemos, n. Sporades, Cyclades, Dodecanese, Crete and Cyprus, is. off the coast of Italy and Greece in the Aegean Sea.
Winters mainly in Madagascar, ec. Africa (Kenya in c. highlands) and the Mascarene Is. (Reunion).
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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