Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus

Peregrine Falcon
Peregrine Falcon
The Peregrine Falcon, found on all continents, is the world's fastest bird (and animal), "stooping" at up to 200 mph (325 km/h).
Peregrine Falcon
Peregrine Falcon
Peregrine Falcons
Prey is mainly avian, pigeon-sized birds. The female, above centre, is larger than the male, above left top, and will take larger prey such as ducks.
Peregrine Falcon
Peregrine Falcon
Peregrine Falcon