Species Details

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Laggar Falcon Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Falco jugger
Family : Falconidae
Order : Falconiformes
Class : Aves
Phylum : Chordata
Habitat : Villages
Description : Lagger Falcon is a dark brown raptor with pointed wings and long tail.The adult looks dark brown from above and whitish from below.It has bluish-slate bill,dark-brown irises and yellow legs and feet.Both sexes look alike and the juvenile is duller than the adult.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by:Hajbun Tasnim Preety,Department of Zoology, University of Dhaka;information source: Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh, Vol-26, iucnredlist.org;taxonomic checklist:P. M. Thompson and S. U. Chowdhury (2020). A checklist of birds of Bangladesh.Birds Bangladesh;photo credit: Philippe BOISSEL(www.inaturalist.org/people/Philippe BOISSEL),photo shared from iNaturalist, photo copyright reserved according to iNaturalist rules;Viral Patel & Pankaj Maheriamore information, please contact us.