Falco columbarius


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Noun1.Falco columbarius - small falcon of Europe and America having dark plumage with black-barred tailFalco columbarius - small falcon of Europe and America having dark plumage with black-barred tail; used in falconry
falcon - diurnal birds of prey having long pointed powerful wings adapted for swift flight
Falco, genus Falco - a genus of Falconidae
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We conducted this study to describe and document the predation of Tad arid a brasiliensis (Mexican free-tailed bat) by Falco columbarius (merlin).
Cinco individuos de la especie Falco columbarius fueron registrados durante 2012 y 2013.
Otras especies migratorias como Buteo magnirostris (Aguililla Caminera), Buteo jamaicensis (Aguililla Cola Roja) Accipiter striatus (Gavilan Pajarero), Accipiter cooperi (Gavilan de Cooper) y Falco columbarius (Esmerejon) tuvieron abundancias relativamente bajas, observandose a solo dos individuos de cada especie (Cuadro 1).