Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.

English

Name Sources Status
Sooty Falcon BibAlex LifeDesk, IUCN Red List, Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), Monthly ARKive text import , NCBI Taxonomy, South African Vertebrates, Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013, uBio Trusted

Afrikaans

Name Sources Status
Roetvalk South African Vertebrates, uBio Unknown

Arabic

Name Sources Status
صقر الغروب BibAlex LifeDesk Trusted

Dutch

Name Sources Status
leigrijze valk South African Vertebrates Unknown
Woestijnvalk South African Vertebrates, uBio Unknown

French

Name Sources Status
Faucon concolore BibAlex LifeDesk, IUCN Red List, Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel, South African Vertebrates, uBio Trusted

German

Name Sources Status
Blaufalke South African Vertebrates Unknown
Schieferfalke BibAlex LifeDesk, South African Vertebrates, uBio Trusted

Hebrew

Name Sources Status
בז שחור uBio Unknown

Japanese

Name Sources Status
ウスズミハヤブサ uBio Unknown

Portuguese

Name Sources Status
Falc South African Vertebrates Unknown

Spanish

Name Sources Status
Halcón Pizarroso uBio Unknown

Swedish

Name Sources Status
Sotfalk uBio Unknown

Disclaimer

EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!