Falco (Hierofalco) peregrinus Tunstall, 1771

Peregrine Falcon

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The Peregrine Falcon has a body length of 34 to 58 centimetres (13���23 in) and a wingspan of around 80 to 120 centimetres (31���47 in). The male and female have similar markings and plumage , but as in many birds of prey the Peregrine Falcon displays marked reverse sexual dimorphism in size, with the female measuring up to 30% larger than the male. ... source: Wikipedia

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