Types of Falcons

Lanner Falcon/Falco Biarmicus (Wakri)

It is considered as an average falcon in terms of hunting efficiency, along with its high stamina through hunger and disease. It is found in Africa and South Asia. This falcon is a malleable falcon; it is easy to direct and train.

Average Length in both sexes: between 36 to 51 cm.

Average weight in both sexes: between 500 to 900 grams.

Although the Lanner Falcon is less efficient in hunting, the well-trained falcons are capable of hunting bustards. Usually, it hunts small, medium mammals. The Lanner Falcon lives in Arabian Peninsula, Africa, and the Mediterranean Basin.