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Kestrel, Lesser

Unread post by Batmad » Fri Apr 17, 2009 12:03 pm

This bird is a non-breeding migratory bird. It si listed as Vulnerable.

It has a rufous back and is distinguished from the pygmy falcon by having a brownish underparts and not having a white ear patch.
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