Peregrine/Hobby ID

To: "Birding-Aus (E-mail)" <>
Subject: Peregrine/Hobby ID
From: "Mike Simpson" <>
Date: Sat, 30 Sep 2006 17:58:12 +1000
Today there was a small falcon on the wires outside our house. It was being
harassed by a pair of Magpie Larks. I got 5 pictures of it, but from the
angle I was standing, I could not be sure whether it is a Peregrine or an
Australian Hobby, can anyone help?

Pictures are at

Unfortunately the sun was behind it, and by the time I got my binoculars out
it had disappeared.

Regards, Mike Simpson
Penrith, NSW, Australia

To unsubscribe from this mailing list,
send the message:
(in the body of the message, with no Subject line)
<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>

The University of NSW School of Computer and Engineering takes no responsibility for the contents of this archive. It is purely a compilation of material sent by many people to the birding-aus mailing list. It has not been checked for accuracy nor its content verified in any way. If you wish to get material removed from the archive or have other queries about the archive e-mail Andrew Taylor at this address: andrewt@cse.unsw.EDU.AU