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Black Falcon

Falco subniger Gray, GR, 1843

The Black Falcon (Falco subniger) is a medium-large falcon that lives only in Australia. It is mainly found in open grasslands and woodlands in the semi arid inland parts of Australia. First year falcons are a dark black in colour fading to browner black in successive years. It is fast flying for its size with tapering, pointed wings. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Falconiformes
Family:
  Falconidae
Genus:
  Falco

Scientific:
  Falco subniger

Citation:
  Gray, GR, 1843

Reference:
  Ann.Mag.Nat.Hist.(1) 11 p.371

Protonym:
  Falco subniger

Avibase ID:
  00BBD4CF0553CB3D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/00BBD4CF

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175655

Geographic range:

  • Falco subniger: Woodlands and grasslands of Australia (seldom near coasts)
English:
Black Falcon
Czech:
raroh černý
German:
Rußfalke
Danish:
Sortfalk
Spanish:
Halcón Negro
Finnish:
mustajalohaukka
French:
Faucon noir
Italian:
Falco nero
Japanese:
kurohayabusa
Japanese:
クロハヤブサ
Dutch:
Zwarte Valk
Norwegian:
Svartfalk
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Svartfalk
Polish:
sokól czarny
Portuguese:
Falcão-preto
Russian:
Чёрный сокол
Slovak:
sokol tmavý
Swedish:
svartfalk
Ukrainian:
Сокіл чорний
Chinese:
黑隼


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Faucon noir ( Falco subniger)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Faucon noir ( Falco subniger)
Clements 1st edition:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 3rd edition:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 4th edition:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 6th edition:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements, version 2015:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements, version 2016:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements, version 2017:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements, version 2018:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Clements, version 2019:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
eBird version 1.50:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
eBird version 1.52:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
eBird version 1.53:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
eBird version 1.54:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
eBird version 1.55:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
eBird version 2015:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
eBird version 2016:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
eBird version 2017:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
eBird version 2018:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
eBird version 2019:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
James Lee Peters:
Falco subniger
James Lee Peters (original):
Falco subniger
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Falco subniger
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Black Falcon ( Falco subniger)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Falco subniger
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Falco subniger

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: Falcó negre
Czech: Raroh cerný, raroh černý
Danish: Sortfalk
German: Rußfalke
English: Black Falcon
English (IOC): Black Falcon
Spanish: Halcón Negro
Spanish (Spain): Halcón Negro
Spanish (HBW): Black Falcon
Estonian: mustpistrik
Finnish: Mustajalohaukka
French: Faucon noir
Hungarian: fekete sólyom
Italian: Falco nero, Falco nero australiano
Japanese: kurohayabusa
Japanese: クロハヤブサ
Scientific: Falco subniger
Lithuanian: Juodasis sakalas
Dutch: Zwarte Valk
Norwegian Nynorsk: Svartfalk
Norwegian: Svartfalk
Polish: sokól czarny, sokół czarny
Portuguese: Falcão-preto
Russian: Черный Сокол, Чёрный сокол
Slovak: Sokol tmavý
Serbian: Crni soko
Swedish: Svartfalk
Ukrainian: Сокіл чорний
Chinese: 黑隼
Chinese (Traditional): 黑隼

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