Aplomado Falcon Falco femoralis



Both parents incubate the eggs and feed the chicks. Studies in pairs reintroduced into the Southern United States indicate that during reproduction, mortality is constant during incubation, is high during the hatching and early rearing, and low towards th

In Mexico it breeds in dry season, establishing nesting territories between January and March, and ending in June. It has one brood per year. Aplomado's nest is a platform of branches located at base of tree branches or shrubs in upper or mid-levels (more

Recommended Citation

Aplomado Falcon (Falco femoralis), In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. retrieved from Neotropical Birds Online: https://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/Species-Account/nb/species/aplfal