Peregrine Falcon. ♂ Adult “brookei”

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Falcó pelegrí Falco peregrinus. ssp. brookei. Mascle adult. Octubre. Catalunya / Peregrine Falcon. ssp. brookei. Adult male. October. Catalonia. Àlex Ollé.
  • Muda a la p10, l’última primària en ser substituida; tempo de muda propi de les poblacions meridionals brookei. És petit i compacte, amb el cap comparativament gran respecte al cos; indica un mascle / Moult in the p10, the last primary being replaced; typical tempo of brookei in southern european populations. Is small and compact, with head comparatively great respect towards the body; indicates a male.

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