WoRMS taxon details

Falco sparverius Linnaeus, 1758

159072  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159072)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish
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://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Distribution Caribbean; North America  
Distribution Caribbean; North America [details]
WoRMS (2018). Falco sparverius Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159072 on 2018-08-15
Date
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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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://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (2002). A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. Fifth Edition. Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p. [details]   

additional source Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Dimensions Length: 10 1/2" (27 cm); Wingspan: 23" (58 cm) [details]

Distribution Caribbean; North America [details]
 

LanguageName 
Danish Amerikansk tårnfalk  [details]
Dutch Amerikaanse torenvalk  [details]
English American kestrel  [details]
French crécerelle d'Amérique  [details]
German BuntfalkeAmerikanischer Turmfalke  [details]
Hebrew בז  [details]
Lithuanian Amerikinis pelėsakalis  [details]
Polish pustułka Amerykańska  [details]
Russian пустельга воробьинаяAмериканская пустельга  [details]
Slovenian Ameriška postovka  [details]
Spanish cernícalo Americano  [details]
Turkish Amerika kerkenezi  [details]
Ukrainian Боривітер американськийАмериканський боривітер  [details]