Oriental Bird Images

Black Kite Milvus migrans   - Adult in flight from below
Black Kite
Photographer : © Viral Patel and Pankaj Maheria
Location :outskirts of Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Date : 16 December 2018
English synonyms:Common Kite, Pariah Kite, Black-eared Kite (lineatus), European Black Kite
Bird Family :Accipitrinae - Hawks, Bazas, Honey-buzzards, Eagles, Kites, Vultures, Harriers & Buzzards
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :The subspecies lineatus is sometimes regarded as a separate species Black-eared Kite Milvus (m.) lineatus.