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The Common Kestrel is a bird of prey species belonging to the kestrel group of the falcon family Falconidae. It is also known as the European Kestrel, Eurasian Kestrel, or Old World Kestrel. In Britain, where no other brown falcon occurs, it is generally just called "the kestrel".

Similar species: Falcons
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Uploaded Jan 24, 2013. Captured Jan 14, 2013 07:50 in Tamar Kamal Amar, Julis, Israel.
  • NIKON D300S
  • f/2.8
  • 1/8000s
  • ISO400
  • 400mm