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Eurasian Kestrel
Falco [tinnunculus, neglectus or alexandri] (= Falco tinnunculus) Linnaeus, 1758
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Order:
  Falconiformes
Family:
  Falconidae
Genus:
  Falco

Scientific:
  Falco tinnunculus

Citation:
  Linnaeus, 1758

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.90

Protonym:
  Falco Tinnunculus

Avibase ID:
  2DAB45B833D396A3

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175620

Geographic range:

  • Falco tinnunculus tinnunculus: breeds from Europe and north Africa east to Siberia, Bhutan, and western China; partially migratory, wintering south to central Africa, India, and southeastern Asia
  • Falco tinnunculus rupicolaeformis: NE Africa and Arabia
  • Falco tinnunculus [interstinctus or perpallidus]: Tibet to China and Japan; winters to India, Malaya, Philippines
  • Falco tinnunculus objurgatus: S India (Western and Eastern Ghats) and Sri Lanka
  • Falco tinnunculus archeri: Somalia, coastal Kenya and Socotra
  • Falco tinnunculus dacotiae: E Canary Islands
  • Falco tinnunculus rufescens: West Africa to Ethiopia, Tanzania and n Angola
  • Falco tinnunculus canariensis: Madeira and w Canary Islands
  • Falco neglectus: N Cape Verde Islands
  • Falco alexandri: SE Cape Verde Islands
  • Show more...
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Common, Lesser Cape Verde or Greater Cape Verde Kestrel
Czech:
  poštolka obecná
German:
  Turmfalke
Danish:
  Tårnfalk
Spanish:
  Cernícalo vulgar
Finnish:
  tuulihaukka
French:
  Faucon crécerelle
Icelandic:
  Turnfálki
Italian:
  Gheppio
Japanese:
  chougenbou
Japanese:
  チョウゲンボウ
Dutch:
  Torenvalk
Norwegian:
  Tårnfalk
Polish:
  pustułka (zwyczajna)
Portuguese:
  peneireiro-de-dorso-malhado / peneireiro
Portuguese (Brazil):
  peneireiro-de-dorso-malhado
Russian:
  Пустельга обыкновенная
Slovak:
  sokol myšiar (pustovka)
Swedish:
  tornfalk
Chinese:
  红隼


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Common, Lesser Cape Verde or Greater Cape Verde Kestrel ( Falco [tinnunculus, neglectus or alexandri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Common, Lesser Cape Verde or Greater Cape Verde Kestrel ( Falco [tinnunculus, neglectus or alexandri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Common, Lesser Cape Verde or Greater Cape Verde Kestrel ( Falco [tinnunculus, neglectus or alexandri])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Common, Lesser Cape Verde or Greater Cape Verde Kestrel ( Falco [tinnunculus, neglectus or alexandri])
Clements, version 2015:
   Eurasian Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
Clements, version 2016:
   Eurasian Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
Clements, version 2017:
   Eurasian Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
eBird version 1.52:
   Eurasian Kestrel (Eurasian) ( Falco tinnunculus [tinnunculus Group])
eBird version 1.53:
   Eurasian Kestrel (Eurasian) ( Falco tinnunculus [tinnunculus Group])
eBird version 1.54:
   Eurasian Kestrel (Eurasian) ( Falco tinnunculus [tinnunculus Group])
eBird version 1.55:
   Eurasian Kestrel (Eurasian) ( Falco tinnunculus [tinnunculus Group])
eBird version 2015:
   Eurasian Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
eBird version 2016:
   Eurasian Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
eBird version 2017:
   Eurasian Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Common Kestrel ( Falco tinnunculus) [version 2]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Falco tinnunculus [version 2]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species (alt)

This taxon is a subspecies of Falco [tinnunculus, neglectus, alexandri or rupicolus]

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Other synonyms

Afrikaans: Rooivalk
Arabic: العوسق
Asturian: Peñerina
Azerbaijani: Adi muymulu
Belarusian: Сокал-пустальга
Bulgarian: Черношипа ветрушка
Bengali: পাতি কেস্ট্রেল
Breton: Ar falc'hun logod
Catalan: Xoriguer comú
Catalan (Balears): Xoriguer
Valencian: Xoriguer petit
Czech: poštolka obecná
Welsh: Cudyll coch
Danish: Tårnfalk
German: Turmfalke
Greek: Βραχοκιρκίνεζο
Greek (Cypriot): Κίτσης
English: Common Kestrel, Common, Lesser Cape Verde or Greater Cape Verde Kestrel, Eurasian kestrel, Eurasian Kestrel (Eurasian), Kestrel
English (United Kingdom): Common Kestrel
English (India): Eurasian Kestrel (Common Kestrel)
English (Kenya): Common Kestrel
Esperanto: Turfalko
Spanish: Cernícalo vulgar
Spanish (Spain): Cernícalo Vulgar
Estonian: tuuletallaja
Basque: Belatz
Persian: دلیجه معمولی
Finnish: tuulihaukka
Faroese: Grýtissmyril
French: Faucon crécerelle, Faucon crécerelle, C. négligée ou C. d'Alexander
Frisian: reade wikel
Irish: Pocaire Gaoithe
Gaelic: Clamhan Ruadh
Galician: Lagarteiro
Manx: Stannoir Ruy
Hebrew: בז מצוי
Croatian: Vjetruša
Hungarian: vörös vércse
Armenian: Սովորական Հողմավար Բազե
Indonesian: Alap-alap erasia, Burung Alap-alap Erasia
Icelandic: Turnfálki
Italian: Gheppio
Japanese: chōgenbō, chougenbou, ma-guso-daka
Japanese: チョウゲンボウ, マグソダカ
Japanese (Kanji): 真糞鷹, 長元坊
Georgian: ჩვეულებრივი კირკიტა
Khakas: Кöйкенек
Kazakh: Кәдімгі күйкентай
Kazakh (Transliteration): kädimgi küykentay
Korean: 황조롱이
Korean (Transliteration): hwang-jorongi
Cornish: Tygry
Latin: Falco [tinnunculus, neglectus or alexandri], Falco tinnunculus, Falco tinnunculus [tinnunculus Group]
Luxembourgish: Kréchel
Lithuanian: Paprastasis pelesakalis, Paprastasis pelėsakalis
Latvian: lauka piekuns, lauku piekūns
Macedonian: Обична (Црнонокна) ветрушка
Malayalam: വിറയന്‍  പുള്ള്
Mongolian: Начин шонхор, Шонхор
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠨᠠᠴᠢᠨ ᠱᠣᠩᠬᠣᠷ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠱᠣᠩᠬᠣᠷ
Mongolian (Transliteration): nachiŋ shoŋkhor, shoŋkhor
Malay: Burung Falko Padang, Burung Falko Serani, Burung Helang Kestrel
Maltese: Spanjulett
Dutch: Torenvalk
Norwegian: Tårnfalk
Polish: pustułka (zwyczajna)
Pinyin: chá sǔn, hóng sǔn, hóng yàozi, hóng yīng, hóng zhǔn, huáng yàn
Portuguese: peneireiro-de-dorso-malhado / peneireiro
Portuguese (Brazil): peneireiro-de-dorso-malhado
Portuguese (Portugal): Peneireiro-de-dorso-malhado
Romansh: Crivel
Romanian: vânturel rosu
Russian: Обыкновенная пустельга, Пустельга обыкновенная
Sardinian: Spradderi
Scots: Clamhan ruadh
Northern Sami: Bieggafálli
Slovak: sokol myšiar (pustovka)
Slovenian: navadna postovka
Albanian: Skifteri kthetrazi
Serbian: obična vjetruška
Swedish: tornfalk
Swahili: Kozi Kichwa-kijivu
Tamil: Sivappu Vallooru
Thai: เหยี่ยวเคสเตรล
Thai (Transliteration): yìaw kʰee-sà-trĕen
Turkmen: kerkenez
Turkish: Kerkenez, Кәдімгі күйкентай
Tuvinian: Астынар шаңгыр
Ukrainian: Боривітер звичайний
Vietnamese: Chim Cắt lưng hung
Chinese: 红隼, 红鹞子, 红鹰, 茶隼, 黄燕
Chinese (Traditional): 紅隼, 紅鷂子, 紅鷹, 茶隼, 茶鷹, 黃燕, 黄燕
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 紅隼
Chinese (Taiwan): 红隼

 

         

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