Falco Linnaeus, 1758

Genus in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataAvesFalconiformesFalconidae

  • 2,385,691

    Occurrences
  • 47

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Falco Linnaeus, 1758

Common names

  • Falcons eng
  • Indian Ocean kestrels eng
  • Kestrel eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted genus

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Published in

Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp.

Habitat

Not marine

Georeferenced data

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All 2,298,148 | In viewable area

Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Aves
order
Falconiformes
family
Falconidae
genus
Falco
species
47
 
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Bibliography

Brown, L. H. , E. K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London.

Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp.

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Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.