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 Falco chicquera

IUCN Red List history

Year Category
2014 Not Recognised
2012 Least Concern
2009 Least Concern
2008 Least Concern
2004 Least Concern
2000 Lower Risk/Least Concern
1994 Lower Risk/Near Threatened
1988 Lower Risk/Least Concern

Species attributes

Migratory status not a migrant Forest dependency Low
Land mass type   Average mass 208 g

Country/Territory distribution

Country/Territory Occurrence status Presence Breeding Non-breeding Passage Resident
Angola Native Extant       Yes
Bangladesh Native Extant Yes      
Benin Native Extant Yes      
Bhutan Unknown Extant Yes      
Botswana Native Extant Yes      
Burkina Faso Native Extant       Yes
Burundi Native Extant Yes      
Cameroon Native Extant Yes      
Central African Republic Native Extant Yes      
Chad Native Extant Yes      
Congo, The Democratic Republic of the Native Extant Yes      
Côte d'Ivoire Native Extant       Yes
Ethiopia Native Extant Yes      
Gambia Native Extant Yes      
Ghana Native Extant Yes      
Guinea Native Extant Yes      
Guinea-Bissau Native Extant Yes      
India Native Extant Yes      
Iran, Islamic Republic of Unknown Possibly Extinct   Yes    
Kenya Native Extant Yes      
Lesotho Native Extant Yes      
Malawi Native Extant Yes      
Mali Native Extant Yes      
Mauritania Native Extant Yes      
Mozambique Native Extant Yes      
Myanmar Vagrant Extant   Yes    
Namibia Native Extant Yes      
Nepal Native Extant Yes      
Niger Native Extant Yes      
Nigeria Native Extant Yes      
Pakistan Native Extant Yes      
Rwanda Native Extant Yes      
Senegal Native Extant Yes      
Sierra Leone Vagrant Extant   Yes    
Somalia Vagrant Extant   Yes    
South Africa Native Extant Yes      
South Sudan Native Extant       Yes
Sri Lanka Vagrant Extant   Yes    
Sudan Native Extant Yes      
Swaziland Unknown Extant        
Tanzania Native Extant Yes      
Togo Native Extant Yes      
Uganda Native Extant Yes      
Zambia Native Extant Yes      
Zimbabwe Native Extant Yes      

Important Bird Areas where this species has triggered the IBA criteria

Country/Territory IBA Name IBA link
Nepal Dang Deukhuri foothill forests and west Rapti wetlands site factsheet
Nepal Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve and Koshi Barrage site factsheet
Nepal Mai Valley forests site factsheet

Utilisation

Purpose Primary form used Life stage used Source Scale Level Timing
Pets Whole Adults and juveniles Wild International Trivial Recent
Sport Whole Adults and juveniles Wild Subsistence, National Non-trivial Recent

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2014) Species factsheet: Falco chicquera. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/10/2014. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2014) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/10/2014.

This information is based upon, and updates, the information published in BirdLife International (2000) Threatened birds of the world. Barcelona and Cambridge, UK: Lynx Edicions and BirdLife International, BirdLife International (2004) Threatened birds of the world 2004 CD-ROM and BirdLife International (2008) Threatened birds of the world 2008 CD-ROM. These sources provide the information for species accounts for the birds on the IUCN Red List.

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Key facts
Current IUCN Red List category Not Recognised
Family Falconidae (Falcons, Caracaras)
Species name author Daudin, 1800
Links to further information
- Summary information on this species
- Projected distributions under climate change