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Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus peregrinator   - In flight from below
Peregrine Falcon
Photographer : © Viral Patel and Pankaj Maheria
Location :Vadodara, Gujarat, India
Date : 10 August 2017
English synonyms:Peregrine, Peale's Falcon (pealei), Siberian Peregrine Falcon (calidus), Siberian Peregrine Falcon (harterti = japonensis), North European Peregrine Falcon (peregrinus), Eastern Peregrine, Shahin (peregrinator), Shahin Falcon (peregrinator), Shaheen (peregrinator), Shaheen Falcon (peregrinator), Black Shaheen (peregrinator), Indian Peregrine (peregrinator)
Bird Family :Falconidae - Falcons, Falconets & Kestrels
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :We get to know that Black Shaheen seen in heart of Vadodara city. It visits one particular water tank regularly. It was the roosting site of Black Shaheen. We saw Black Shaheen perched on rail of tank. - VP & PM