Bird: Falco tinnunculus (Common Kestrel - Βραχοκιρκίνεζο)

Common Kestrel, Falco tinnunculus, Βραχοκιρκίνεζο




The common kestrel (Falco tinnunculus) is a bird of prey species belonging to the kestrel group of the falcon family Falconidae. It is also known as the European kestrel, Eurasian kestrel, or Old World kestrel. In Britain, where no other kestrel species occurs, it is generally just called "the kestrel".
Common kestrels measure 32–39 cm (13–15 in) from head to tail, with a wingspan of 65–82 cm (26–32 in). Wikipedia