Lanner Falcon

Lanner Falcon


Literature Lanner Falcon
[order] Falconiformes |

Lanner Falcon determination[order] Falconiformes | [family] Falconidae | [latin] Falco biarmicus | [UK] Lanner Falcon | [FR] Faucon lanier | [DE] Lannerfalke | [ES] Halcón borní | [IT] Lanario | [NL] Lannervalk

Subspecies and global distribution

  1. Falco biarmicus biarmicus DR Congo to s Kenya south to South Africa
  2. Falco biarmicus abyssinicus s Mauritania to Ethiopia and Somalia south to Cameroon and n Kenya
  3. Falco biarmicus tanypterus ne Africa to Arabia, Israel and Iraq
  4. Falco biarmicus erlangeri nw Africa
  5. Falco biarmicus feldeggii Italy to Turkey, Azerbaijan and nw Iran
  6. Falco biarmicus EU, AF s Europe, Arabian Peninsula, widespread AF


Variation in the quality of parental care at falcon nests in South Africa as evidence for postulated differences in food availabi lity.
Author(s): Jenkins A.R . 2000
Abstract: Parental care by Peregrine Falcons Falco peregrinus an d Lanner Falcons F. biarmicus during the nestling period was studied in two areas of South Africa. Comparisons were made between the quality of care administered to broods of Peregrine Falcons at..[more]..
Source: Ardea, 88(1): 17-32
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International Action Plan for the Lanner Falcon Falco biarmicus
Author(s): M. Gustin, G. Palumbo, & A. Corso
Abstract: The Lanner Falcon is classified as Endangered at the European level and is categorised as SPEC 3
(Tucker & Heath 1994). It is also listed in Annex I of the European Union’s Wild Birds Directive,
Appendix II of the Bonn Convention, Annex II of the B..[more]..
Source: BirdLife International, 1999
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All of Falconidae

  1. American Kestrel
  2. Falco sparverius
  1. Amur Falcon
  2. Falco amurensis
  1. Barbary Falcon
  2. Falco pelegrinoides
  1. Eleonoras Falcon
  2. Falco eleonorae
  1. Gyrfalcon
  2. Falco rusticolus
  1. Hobby
  2. Falco subbuteo
  1. Kestrel
  2. Falco tinnunculus
  1. Lanner Falcon
  2. Falco biarmicus
  1. Lesser Kestrel
  2. Falco naumanni
  1. Merlin
  2. Falco columbarius
  1. Peregrine Falcon
  2. Falco peregrinus
  1. Red-footed Falcon
  2. Falco vespertinus
  1. Saker Falcon
  2. Falco cherrug
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