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Black Kite Milvus migrans govinda   - Adult
Black Kite
Photographer : © Vijay Anand Ismavel
Location :bank of Kosi River, Ramnagar, Uttarakhand, India
Date : 27 June 2012
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
Bird Group :CICONIIFORMES
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :The subspecies lineatus is sometimes regarded as a separate species Black-eared Kite Milvus (m.) lineatus.
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