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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalco Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 159071

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalconiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalconidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalconidae
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFalco columbarius Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFalco concolor Temminck, 1825
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFalco eleonorae Géné, 1839
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFalco peregrinus Tunstall, 1771
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFalco rusticolus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFalco sparverius Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFalco subbuteo Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFalco tinnunculus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFalco vespertinus Linnaeus, 1766
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: small to medium. Plumage; head often with moustacial streaks; wings long and pointed; tails medium to long. Other characters: necks short; eye large surrounded by a colourful ring of bare skin; bill short with a tooth on upper mandible; nostril round with a boney central tubercle; legs short; brood patches in both sexes. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159071
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Date   action   by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2006-09-12 06:54:36Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Falco Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159071 on 2014-10-21
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