Amur Falcon

Falco amurensis - Faucon de l'Amour

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Falconiformes

  • Family
    :

    Falconidés

  • Genus
    :

    Falco

  • Species
    :

    amurensis

Descriptor

Radde, 1863

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 30 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 63 à 71 cm.
  • Weight
    : 97 à 188 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Faucon de l'Amour
♂ adult plum. breeding
Faucon de l'Amour
♀ adult plum. breeding

Amur Falcon (Falco amurensis) is a species of bird in the Falconidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Faucon de l'Amour,
  • Cernícalo del Amur,
  • falcão-do-amur,
  • Amurfalke,
  • amuri vércse,
  • Amoerroodpootvalk,
  • Falco dell'Amur,
  • amurfalk,
  • Amurfalk,
  • sokol amurský,
  • poštolka amurská,
  • Amurfalk,
  • amurinhaukka,
  • Oostelike Rooipootvalk (Amurvalk),
  • falcó de l'Amur,
  • kobczyk amurski,
  • Amūras piekūns,
  • Амурский кобчик,
  • アカアシチョウゲンボウ,
  • 红脚隼,
  • เหยี่ยวตีนแดง,
  • 紅腳隼〔阿穆爾隼〕,

Voice song and cries

Faucon de l'Amour
♀ adult plum. post breeding

Habitat

Faucon de l'Amour
♂ subadult

Forest : Temperate ; Savanna : Dry ; Grassland : Temperate, Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Wetlands (inland) : Bogs, Marshes, Swamps, Fens, Peatlands

Geographic range

Threats - protection

IUCN conservation status
Extinct
Threatened
Least
concern
Extinc
in the Wild
Near
threatened
Not
evaluated
EX EW CR EN VU NT LC NE

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

QRcode Faucon de l'Amour
published: - Updated: 03-02-2015
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