FALCONIFORMES: Falconidae

Falco longipennis  

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)
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© Kay Parkin 2013
Freeling, SA (Jun, 2013)

A pair of Australian Hobby were resting in the early afternoon. Occasionally one would chase a starling before coming back to rest. I spent a good hour watching, a good way to spend the afternoon.

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Juvenile Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby nest

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby

Australian Hobby (Falco longipennis)

Australian Hobby