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Black-winged kite
(Black-shouldered kite)
(Common Black-shouldered kite)*
Elanus caeruleus*
(DESFONTAINES, 1789)


Photo by: P. de Chabannes
    
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:04
Information Source for Taxanomy:del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A. & Christie, D.A. eds. (1994) HBW. Vol. 2
 
Tail length:11 - 15 cm
Body length:31 - 37 cm
Wingspan:77 - 92 cm
IUCN status:LC (Least Concern)
 


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