The Peregrine Falcon, also known as the Peregrine, and historically as the Duck Hawk in North America, is a widespread bird of prey in the family Falconidae. A large, crow-sized falcon, it has a blue-grey back, barred white underparts, and a black head and "moustache".

The Peregrine Falcon, also known as the Peregrine, and historically as the Duck Hawk in North America, is a widespread bird of prey in the family Falconidae. A large, crow-sized falcon, it has a blue-grey back, barred white underparts, and a black head and "moustache".

A Merlin (Falco columbarius) Another very small Falcon common in mountainous areas in Europe.

A Merlin (Falco columbarius) Another very small Falcon common in mountainous areas in Europe.

American Kestrel (Falco sparverius) male   Saw one of these in our yard this week. Amazingly beautiful falcon!

American Kestrel (Falco sparverius) male Saw one of these in our yard this week. Amazingly beautiful falcon!

Daphnis Hübner (Oleander hawkmoth)    The adults feed on nectar of a great variety of flowers. They have a preference for fragrant species like petunia, jasmine and honeysuckle. They are especially active in the twilight time, hovering over the flowers after sunset.

Daphnis Hübner (Oleander hawkmoth) The adults feed on nectar of a great variety of flowers. They have a preference for fragrant species like petunia, jasmine and honeysuckle. They are especially active in the twilight time, hovering over the flowers after sunset.

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