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The Himalayan Kestrel

 

COMMON NAME

The Himalayan Kestrel

ZOOLOGICAL NAME

Falco tinnunculus interstinctus

LOCAL NAME

Tingkyi(Lep)

FAMILY

Falconidae

SUB-FAMILY  
DISTRIBUTION

 

Found in the Rungbong valley from 5000 ft.upwards.Also seen in rangpo,Martam,Dikchu,Gangtok etc during Nov.to April.

DESCRIPTION

Has bright red legs and bill.Above, closely barred black and white.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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