Nankeen Kestrel
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Nankeen Kestrel (Falco cenchroides)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Birds (Aves)
Order: Birds of Prey (Falconiformes)
Family: Falcon (Falconidae)
Species: Nankeen Kestrel (Falco cenchroides)
This Photo:     On the Wing

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), and elsewhere
Glad I'm not a mouse. Grey predator; but beautiful like a spitfire.

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 23-Mar-2014
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)