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Immature Rock Kestrel (Falco rupicolus) Taken in December 2013, in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Known Kransvalk, in Afrikaans. Africa,Common Kestrel,Falco,Falco rupicolus,Falco tinnunculus,Falconidade,Falconiformes,Geotagged,Rock kestrel,South Africa,Southern Africa,Summer,bird,birds of prey,kestrel,raptor Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

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The rock kestrel is a bird of prey species belonging to the kestrel group of the falcon family Falconidae. It was previously considered a subspecies of the common kestrel .

This species occurs in Africa, from northwestern Angola and southern Democratic Republic of Congo to southern Tanzania, and south to South Africa.

Similar species: Falcons
Species identified by Natalia Cara
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By Natalia Cara

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Uploaded Jul 25, 2016. Captured Jul 25, 2016 12:35 in Unnamed Road, Port Elizabeth, South Africa.