Brown falcon (species: Falco berigora) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Falco berigora
Brown falcon

©Julian Robinson: Brown falcon

©Aviceda: A brown falcon flying in Bowra, SW Queensland, Australia.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Falconiformes
Family Falconidae
Genus Falco
Species Falco berigora
Status unspecified



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.


  • Wingspan data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Local abundance

  • Lizard Island, Queensland, Australia: The Brown Falcon has been recorded only once at Lizard Island in March 1977 and once at Eagle Island in 1986 (Atlas of Living Australia, accessed 8 April 2012).

Web resources


  • Smith, G.C. (1987). The birds of Eagle Island, a tropical sand cay on the northern Great Barrier Reef, Australia, The Sunbird, 17(1): 1-11. LIRS catalog number 245.