Grey Falcon
Research
Falco hypoleucos Gould, 1841
Publications
Peer-reviewed articles
Schoenjahn, J., C.R. Pavey and G.H. Walter. 2022. Has the Australian endemic Grey Falcon the most extreme dietary specialization among all Falco species? Animals 12:1582. pdf (open access)

Schoenjahn, J., C.R. Pavey and G.H. Walter. 2022. Delayed juvenile behavioral development and prolonged dependence are adaptations to desert life in the grey falcon. Current Zoology, zoac001. pdf (open access)

Schoenjahn, J., C.R. Pavey and G.H. Walter. 2022. Low activity levels are an adaptation to desert-living in the Grey Falcon, an endotherm that specializes in pursuing highly mobile prey. Journal of Thermal Biology 103:103108. 10.1016/j.jtherbio.2021.103108

Schoenjahn, J., C.R. Pavey and G.H. Walter. 2021. A true desert falcon with a delayed onset of heat dissipation behaviour. Journal of Arid Environments 190:104530. DOI: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2021.104530

Schoenjahn, J., D.W. Mullin, C.R. Pavey, G.A. McCulloch, C.A. Runge, A. Tulloch and S.T. Garnett. 2021. Grey Falcon Falco hypoleucos. Pp. 381–383 in S.T. Garnett and G.B. Baker (Eds), The Action Plan for Australian Birds 2020. CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne.

Schoenjahn, J., C.R. Pavey and G.H. Walter. 2020. Why female birds of prey are larger than males. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 129, 532–542. DOI: 10.1093/biolinnean/blz201

Mullin, D.W., G.A. McCulloch, J. Schoenjahn and G.H. Walter. 2020. Phylogeography of the rare Australian endemic Grey Falcon Falco hypoleucos: implications for conservation. Bird Conservation International 30, 447–455. DOI: 10.1017/S0959270920000106

Mullin, D.W., G.A. McCulloch, J. Schoenjahn and G.H. Walter. 2020. Coping with heat in the arid interior – what can feather structure reveal about the ecology of Australia's desert-living Grey Falcon Falco hypoleucos? Emu 120, 83–89. DOI: 10.1080/01584197.2019.1698301

Schoenjahn, J., C.R. Pavey and G.H. Walter. 2020. Ecology of the Grey Falcon Falco hypoleucos – current and required knowledge. Emu 120, 74–82. DOI: 10.1080/01584197.2019.1654393

Schoenjahn, J. 2013. A hot environment and one type of prey: investigating why the Grey Falcon (Falco hypoleucos) is Australia's rarest falcon. Emu 113, 19–25. DOI: 10.1071/MU12049

Schoenjahn, J. 2011. Morphometric data of recent specimens and live individuals of the Grey Falcon Falco hypoleucos. Corella 35, 16–22. pdf

Schoenjahn, J. 2010. Field identification of the Grey Falcon Falco hypoleucos. Australian Field Ornithology 27, 49–58. pdf

Schoenjahn, J. 2010. The type and other early specimens of Grey Falcon Falco hypoleucos. Bulletin of the British Ornithologists' Club 130, 102–115. access through Biodiversity Library

Book Review
Schoenjahn, J. 2019. Book Review: Australian Birds of Prey in Flight–A Photographic Guide, by Seaton et al. 2019, CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne. Australian Field Ornithology 36, 60–61. pdf
Publications in periodicals, newsletters, etc.
Schoenjahn, J. 2012. Nesting near Grey Falcons: mutually beneficial? Boobook 30, 14–15.

Schoenjahn, J. 2011. How scarce is the Grey Falcon? Boobook 29, 24–25.
Boobook29(1)Apr2011.pdf

Schoenjahn, J. 2011. Hall's Babbler evades predation by Grey Falcon. Boobook 29, 15.

Schoenjahn, J. 2011. Grey Falcon 10-day-old young left alone for the night. Boobook 29, 15.
Boobook29(1)Apr2011.pdf

Schoenjahn, J. 2010. Grey Goshawk, not Grey Falcon. Boobook 28, 14.
Boobook28(1)Aug2010.pdf

Schoenjahn, J. 2009. Movements and Genetics of Grey Falcons. (ARA 2008 Conference abstracts, Poster papers.) Boobook 27, 53–54.

Converence Presentations
2016. Ecological Society of Australia, annual conference “ESA2016”.
28 Nov. – 2 Dec. 2016, Fremantle WA, Australia.
‘Can climate explain the delayed juvenile independence and behavioural development in the Grey Falcon?’

2015. Raptor Research Foundation, annual conference.
4–8 Novmber 2015, Sacramento CA, USA.
‘Delayed independence in young of the desert-dwelling Grey Falcon (Falco hypoleucos) of Australia: a description and possible explanation of a unique behavior in raptors.’

2013. Australasian Raptor Conference.
10–11 August 2013, Adelaide SA, Australia.
‘Why do some young Grey Falcon (Falco hypoleucos) stay with their parents into the next breeding season?’

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