Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Falcons and Caracaras :: Lanner Falcon

Lanner Falcon Falco biarmicus

Described by: Temminck (1825)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


South Africa - Date unknown © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Kruger National Park, South Africa - Jul 26, 2008 © Jean-Philippe Paris  Kruger National Park, South Africa - Jul 26, 2008 © Jean-Philippe Paris 
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Se. Europe, Middle East and Africa;
(1) Se. Europe from Italy, Sicily, Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, Greece including is. e. to Turkey in Armenia, n. Iraq, nw. Iran, Azerbaijan s. to Lebanon and Arabia.
Formerly in sw. Spain.
(2) Nw. Africa (Mauritania, Morocco and Tunisia).
(3) Ne. Africa in Egypt and n. Sudan to Israel, Arabia and Iraq.
(4) Senegambia, Burkina Faso, Niger, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Sudan, n. Zaire, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, Uganda, n. Kenya (Lake Baringo northward).
(5) S. Zaire and s. Kenya, Tanzania, Angola, Zambia, Malawi, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe and South Africa (Cape Province).


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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: ETI BioInformatics


Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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