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Grey Falcon

Falco hypoleucos Gould, J 1841

The grey falcon is a medium-sized falcon native to Australia, possibly the rarest. It is uncommon throughout its range and is currently classified as Vulnerable. Source: Wikipedia




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Classification
Order:
  Falconiformes
Family:
  Falconidae
Genus:
   Falco
Scientific:
  Falco hypoleucos


Original description

Citation:
  Gould, J 1841

Reference:
   Proc. Zool. Soc. London (1840), Pt8 no.94 p.162

Protonym:
  Falco hypoleucos

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30571601


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  121657ABAAB8FF6C

Avibase ID:
  avibase-121657AB

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/121657AB


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 175641


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Falco hypoleucos: Sparse in arid and semiarid areas of Australia with scattered trees
English:
Grey Falcon
Catalan:
Falcó gris
Czech:
raroh šedý
Danish:
Gråfalk
German:
Silberfalke
Spanish:
Halcón Gris
Spanish (Spain):
Halcón Gris
Finnish:
hopeajalohaukka
French:
Faucon gris
Croatian:
pepeljasti sokol
Icelandic:
Hrímfálki
Italian:
Falco grigio
Japanese (romaji):
haiirohayabusa
Japanese:
ハイイロハヤブサ
Lithuanian:
Pilkasis sakalas
Dutch:
Grijze Valk
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Sølvfalk
Norwegian:
Sølvfalk
Polish:
sokół siwy
Portuguese:
Falcão-cinzento
Russian:
Серый сокол
Slovak:
sokol popolavý
Serbian:
Australijski svetlosivi soko
Swedish:
gråfalk
Ukrainian:
Сокіл сірий
Chinese:
澳洲灰隼
Chinese (Traditional):
澳洲灰隼


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v4 (Dec 2019):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v5 (Dec 2020):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6 (Dec 2021):
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v6b (Jul 2022):
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Faucon gris ( Falco hypoleucos)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Faucon gris ( Falco hypoleucos)
Clements 1st edition:
Gray Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Clements, version 2021:
Gray Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Clements, version 2022:
Gray Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
Gray Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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eBird version 2021:
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eBird version 2022:
Gray Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 10.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 11.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 12.2:
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Gray Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Peters' Check-list of the Birds:
Falco hypoleucos
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (original):
Falco hypoleucos
Peters' Check-list of the Birds (2nd edition):
Falco hypoleucos
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Sibley and Monroe, Birds of the World Version 2.0:
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.01:
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Working Group Avian Checklists, version 0.02:
Grey Falcon ( Falco hypoleucos)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Falco hypoleucos
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Falco hypoleucos

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Azerbaijani: boz qızılquş
Catalan: Falcó gris
Czech: Raroh šedý
Danish: Gråfalk
German: Silberfalke
English: Blue Hawk, Gray Falcon, Grey Falcon, Smoke Hawk
English, HBW: Grey Falcon
English (IOC): Grey Falcon
English (United States): Gray Falcon
Esperanto: Griza falko
Spanish: Halcón Gris
Spanish (Spain): Halcón Gris
Spanish (HBW): Gray Falcon
Estonian: hõbepistrik
Finnish: Hopeajalohaukka
French: Faucon cendré, Faucon gris
Croatian: pepeljasti sokol
Icelandic: Hrímfálki
Italian: Falco grigio, Falco grigio australiano
Japanese (romaji): haiirohayabusa
Japanese: ハイイロハヤブサ
Scientific: Falco hypoleucos, Falco hypoleucus, Falco hypoleucus ashbyi, Falco hypoleucus ashleyi
Lithuanian: Pilkasis sakalas
Dutch: Grijze Valk
Norwegian Nynorsk: Sølvfalk
Norwegian: Sølvfalk
Polish: sokól siwy, sokół siwy
Portuguese: Falcão-cinzento
Portuguese (Portugal): falcão-cinzento
Russian: Серый сокол
Slovak: sokol popolavý, sokol strieborný
Serbian: Australijski svetlosivi soko
Swedish: Gråfalk
Turkish: Gri sırtlı doğan
Tatar: соры лачын
Ukrainian: Сокіл сірий
Chinese: 澳洲灰隼
Chinese (Traditional): 澳洲灰隼

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