Peregrine Falcon

Diurnal Birds of Prey

Peregrine Falcon

Falco peregrinus

All Year

Diurnal Birds of Prey

Peregrine Falcon

Wallace DeYoung

Peregrine Falcon

With its wide dark moustache, slate colored back and light-colored barred breast, the adult is distinctive.  Immatures still show a dark moustache but are brown and heavily streaked.

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