Sooty Falcon (Falco concolor) - HBW 2, p. 266
French: Faucon concolore
Spanish: Halcón Pizarroso
Taxonomy: Falco concolor Temminck, 1825, Senegal, etc. = Barqan Island, Gulf of Aqaba.
Sometimes considered to form superspecies with F. eleonorae. Monotypic.
Distribution: E Libya through Egypt, Israel and Jordan to coasts of Red Sea and Persian Gulf, E to SW Pakistan. Winters in Madagascar, and also in SE Africa.
- Near Threatened Enlarge map
- No sound recordings available yet