Feathers of Falco pergerinus
What is it about?
Investigation of different feathers of wings and tail to see whether they are adapted to diving
Why is it important?
Tail feathers are more stable in peregrine falcons (adaptation to diving and braking), while the fetahers of the wings are moore stable in Accipiter nisus and in Falco tinnunculus
The following have contributed to this page: Dr Anke Schmitz