• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete
  • Photo taken by:
    Trichas, A.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Common Kestrel
Phrygana diorama
Shrubland of Crete (Greece) diorama

Photo of the Common Kestrel, Falco tinnunculus, a very characteristic falcon of rural areas and also of mountains and small islands. It feeds on insects and lizards, rarely with small mammals that catches on the ground.