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Fox Kestrel (Falco alopex) (Heuglin, 1861)
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Order:
  Falconiformes
Family:
  Falconidae

Scientific:
  Falco alopex
Citation:
  (Heuglin, 1861)

Protonym:
  Tinnunculus alopex

Avibase ID:
  D2CAA18BE8B31EE1

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175627

Geographic range:

  • Falco alopex: Rocky hills and gorges of sub-Saharan Africa
Source: Clements checklist 2012

English:
  Fox Kestrel
Czech:
  poštolka rezavá
German:
  Fuchsfalke
Danish:
  Rævefalk
Spanish:
  Cernícalo Zorruno
Finnish:
  isotuulihaukka
French:
  Crécerelle renard
Italian:
  Gheppio volpino
Japanese:
  kitsunechougembou
Japanese:
  キツネチョウゲンボウ
Dutch:
  Vosvalk
Norwegian:
  Revefalk
Polish:
  pustulka rdzawa
Portuguese:
  Francelho-vulpino
Russian:
  Лисья пустельга
Slovak:
  sokol lišací
Swedish:
  Rävfalk
Chinese:
  大黄眼隼


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Avibase taxonomic concepts:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (May 2014):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Crécerelle renard ( Falco alopex)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Crécerelle renard ( Falco alopex)
Clements 1st edition:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 3rd edition:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 4th edition:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 6th edition:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
eBird version 1.50:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
eBird version 1.52:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
eBird version 1.53:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
eBird version 1.54:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Howard and Moore 4th edition:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.01:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.02:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.03:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.04:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.05:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.01:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.02:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
James Lee Peters:
    Falco alopex
James Lee Peters (original):
    Falco alopex
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Falco alopex
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Fox Kestrel ( Falco alopex)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Falco alopex

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Czech: Poštolka rezavá
Danish: Rævefalk
German: Fuchsfalke
English: Fox Kestrel, Togoland Fox Kestrel, Togoland Fox-Kestrel
Spanish: Cernícalo Zorruno, Cernícalo Zorruño
Estonian: rebas-tuuletallaja
Finnish: Isotuulihaukka
French: Crécerelle renard, Faucon renard
Hungarian: rókavércse
Italian: Gheppio volpino
Japanese: kitsunechougembou, kitsunechougenbou
Japanese: キツネチョウゲンボウ
Latin: Falco alopex, Falco alopex alopex, Falco alopex deserticola, Falco alopex eremica
Dutch: Vosvalk
Norwegian: Revefalk
Polish: pustulka rdzawa, pustułka rdzawa
Portuguese: Francelho-vulpino
Russian: Лисья пустельга, сокол-лисохвост
Slovak: sokol lišací
Swedish: Rävfalk
Swahili: Kozi Mwekundu
Chinese: 大黄眼隼

 

         

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