Falcons and Caracaras (Falconidae)

Fox Kestrel (Falco alopex) - HBW 2, p. 262

French: Crécerelle renard German: Fuchsfalke Spanish: Cernícalo Zorruno

Taxonomy: Tinnunculus alopex Heuglin, 1861, Gallabat, Sudan.
Possibly forms superspecies with F. rupicoloides, but quite different in ecology and proportions. Monotypic.

Distribution: Senegambia E through N Cameroon and Sudan to Red Sea coast of Ethiopia, S to NE Zaire, NW Kenya and NE Uganda.

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