Peregrine Falcon

Falco peregrinus



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North American specimens examined in University of Alaska Museum; American Museum of Natural History; University of Amsterdam Zoologish Museum; Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales "Bernardino Rivadavia" in Buenos Aires, Argentina; Berlin Museum; British Museum (Natural History); University of British Columbia; California Academy of Sciences; University of California at Los Angeles; Canadian National Museum; Carnegie Museum; Chicago Museum of Natural History; University of Cincinnati; Cleveland Museum; Colorado Cooperative Wildlife Unit; Museum of Comparative Zoology;, University of Copenhagen Zoologish Museum; Cornell University; Denver Museum of Natural History; Ira Gabrielson collection in Patuxent Wildlife Research Center; Iowa State Museum; Museo de Historia Natural "Javier Pardo" in Peru; Kansas State Historical Society; University of Kansas; Los Angeles County Museum; Louisiana State University; Heinz Meng collection; University of Michigan; Milwaukee Public Museum; Montevideo; University of Minnesota; University of Nebraska State Museum; University of New Mexico Museum; New York State Museum; Occidental College; Ohio State University; David F. Parmalee collection; Peabody Museum; Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia; Provincial Museum of British Columbia; Redpath Museum; Rijksmuseum Natural History in Leiden, Netherlands; Royal Ontario Museum; San Bernardino Museum, the Wilson Hanna Collection; San Diego Museum of Natural History; George M. Sutton collection; U.S. National Museum; University of Utah Museum of Natural History; Museum of Vertebrate Zoology; Burke Museum at University of Washington; Western Foundation of Vertebrate Zoology; University of Wisconsin.

Numerous people contributed data (or reviewed parts of manuscript) particularly on distribution from: M. Amaral, R. E. Ambrose, C. M. Anderson, U. Banasch, M. Britten, R. W. Campbell, J. Castrale, G. Chilton, G. A. Court, J. H. Enderson, D. Fenske, G. Holroyd, L. F. Kiff, C. Koppie, T. C. Maechtle, W. G. Mattox, M. W. Nelson, R. W. Nelson, J. R. Parrish, J. Pagel, R. J. Ritchie, P. F. Schempf, T. Swem, H. B. Tordoff, D. Varland, and B. Walton.

Recommended Citation

White, C. M., N. J. Clum, T. J. Cade, and W. G. Hunt (2002). Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole and F. B. Gill, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.