Falco peregrinus.

Falco peregrinus.

Falco peregrinus Tunstall, Orn, Brit., p. 1 (1771).

Type-locality: Great Britain.

The typical form is much bigger and paler than the Indian P. p. peregrinator and differs from P. p. calidus in being rather darker and in having a good deal more black on the sides of the head and ear-coverts.

Key to Subspecies.

A.Above paler; below white or almost so………….P. p. calidus, p. 32.
B.Above much darker; below very ferruginous............... P. p. peregrinator, p. 34.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.5 1928.
Title in Book: 
Falco peregrinus.
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1928
Page No: 
32
M_ID: 
11367
M_CN: 
Peregrine Falcon
M_SN: 
Falco peregrinus
Volume: 
Vol. 5
Term name: 
id: 
4307

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