Black Falcon

Black Falcon

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Black Falcon is a medium-large falcon that lives only in Australia. It is mainly found in open grasslands and woodlands in the semi arid inland parts of Australia. First year falcons are a dark black in colour fading to browner black in successive years. It is fast flying for its size with tapering, pointed wings.The females are usually around 55 cm (22 in) from beak to tail, the smaller males being only 45 cm (18 in). The sexes are very similar apart from their size. They are comparatively lighter in build than Peregrines with a slightly wider wingspan and longer legs. They are more agile on the ground than Peregrines though less so than Brown Falcons.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 136 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 209g
  • Log Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136542242
  • 9786136542249