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Swallow-tailed kite
(American swallow-tailed kite)**
Elanoides forficatus**
(LINNAEUS, 1758)


Photo by: A. Kantorovich
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:02
Information Source for Taxanomy:del Hoyo & Collar (2016) Illustrated Checklist of the Birds ot the World, Vol. 2, Passerines
 
Body length:52 - 66 cm
Wingspan:119 - 136 cm
Weight:325 612 g
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)
 


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