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Sooty Falcon

Kingdom: Animalia    Phylum: Chordata    Class: Aves (Birds)    Order: Falconiformes    Family: Falconidae

Sooty Falcon
Sooty Falcon (Falco concolor)

Sooty Falcon (Falco concolor) is a scarce summer visitor in India.

Size: 33-36 cm

Identification: Sooty Falcon is slim, pale grey, with very long wings. The tail is also very long and wedge-shaped at the tip. The flight feathers are blackish. Found in dry rocky areas.

Anseriformes Apodiformes Bucerotiformes Caprimulgiformes Charadriiformes Ciconiiformes Columbiformes Coraciiformes Cuculiformes
Falconiformes Galliformes Gaviiformes Gruiformes Passeriformes Pelecaniformes Phoenicopteriformes Piciformes Podicipediformes
Procellariiformes Psittaciformes Pteroclidiformes  Strigiformes  Trogoniformes Turniciformes Upupiformes

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