Species: Kestrel – Falco tinnunculus – Cernícalo Vulgar
Polytypic. Nominate tinnunculus, west Palearctic east to north-east Siberia, Mongolia, and Pamir; canariensis, western Canary Islands; dacotiae, eastern Canary Islands; neglectus, northern Cape Verde Islands; alexandri, south-east Cape Verde Islands; rupicolaeformis, Egypt south to northern Sudan, east to Arabia. Extralimital: c. 5 races in Africa and Asia.
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The above article is an extract from Birds of Andalusia by Peter Jones. A collection of bird species articles can be found on the member's area of the Andalucia Bird Society main website.
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