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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(5,16,20) In juvenile raptors, such as merlins (Falco columbarius) (2) and Eurasian kestrels, (21) clinical caryosporiosis is characterized by severe diarrhea (7) or acute death in young chicks aged between 28 to 45 days, (3,22) although they do not show clinical signs until 27 days old, even if exposed earlier to the caryosporan oocysts.
We conducted this study to describe and document the predation of Tad arid a brasiliensis (Mexican free-tailed bat) by Falco columbarius (merlin).
with the trends in Table 2) were the three species that disappeared (Falco columbarius, Bubo bubo, Asio flammeus; r > 0.7 for each) and the common species that increased (Strix uralensis: r = -0.91; Asio otus: r = -0.86; Buteo buteo: r = -0.81).
Mae'r boda tinwen (Circus cyaneus; hen harrier), y cudyll bach (Falco columbarius; merlin) yr hebog tramor (Falco peregrinus; peregrine) a'r barcud coch i gyd yn hela yma.
Merlin (Falco columbarius) has been seen in the southern part of the LDNR (D.
Merlin Falco columbarius (Amer.: 'Pigeon Hawk') takes redwing Turdus musicus (not Amer.
Among its next of kin are the kestrel (Falco sparverius), merlin (Falco columbarius), prairie falcon (Falco mexicanus), and gyrfalcon (Falco rusticolus).
Here, I use this approximation of LRS and show that, except for breeding life-span, nest predation is the principal source of variance in LRS of female Merlins (Falco columbarius).
Cinco individuos de la especie Falco columbarius fueron registrados durante 2012 y 2013.