lanner falcon


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lanner falcon

n.
A falcon (Falco biarmicus) of Africa, the Mediterranean, and southern Asia, having a gray to brown back with whitish underparts and often trained for falconry.
Translations
Lannerfalke
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The falcon species studied were: gyr falcon (Falco rusticolus), peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus), gyr X peregrine hybrid falcon (F rusticolus X F peregrinus), saker falcon (Falco cherrug), gyr X saker hybrid falcons (F rusticolus X F cherrug), Eurasian kestrel, rednapped shaheen (Falco pelegrinoides babylonicus), black shaheen (Falco peregrinus peregrinator), lanner falcon (Falco biarmicus), American kestrel (Falco sparverius), and Eurasian hobby falcon (Falco subbuteo).
He said the birds he looks after include the Peregrine Falcon, Lanner Falcon and Persian Free Falcon, and other rare ones brought from countries abroad into the Kingdom.
Background : Sicily represents a key area for three species listed in Annex I of the Birds Directive: Bonellis eagle (Aquila fasciata), Egyptian vulture (Neophron percnopterus) and lanner falcon (Falco biarmicus).
Three barn owls, two Harris hawks, two buzzards, a lanner falcon and an eagle owl were found after either escaping from a home or being dumped.
DISPLAY OF SKILL Mark French from Falconry Days with Teal, a four-year-old hybrid gyrfalcon cross Lanner falcon and Derek Clark with Amber, a Steppe eagle
PC Robinson said the search of the property and the sheds was continuing but an initial check inside the house had found three Harris hawks, a Peregrine saker cross falcon, two kestrels in perches and a Lanner falcon.
Other species used are the Saker Falcon, the Lanner Falcon and, to a limited extent, the Common Kestrel.
Det Con Russ Conlon, wildlife officer for West Yorkshire Police, identified the bird as a lanner falcon, native to Africa and south-eastern Europe.
The Lanner falcon ignored toast but flew straight into Mr Christian's hand when he offered it sirloin.
PREYING FOR A GOOD TURNOUT: Jan Prymaka (left), who runs JRCS Falconry, with Cassie the Saker Lanner falcon and Herby Boyle, of Shustoke Fly Fishers.
These include the Shag (Phalacrocorax aristotelis desmarestii), the Bearded Vulture (Gypaetus barbatus), the Black Vulture (Aegypius monachus), the Lesser Spotted Eagle (Aquila pomarina), the Imperial Eagle (Aquila heliaca), Long-legged Buzzard (Buteo rufinus), Bonnelli's Eagle (Hieraaetus fasciatus), the Lesser Kestrel (Falco naumanni), Eleonora's Falcon (Falco eleonorae), Lanner Falcon (Falco biarmicus), Kruper's Nuthatch (Sitta krueperi) and Cinereous Bunting (Emberiza cineracea).