Juvenile Black Kite

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Colouring Dull dark brown-black body, lighter lower
Voice High whinnying
Feeds on Dead and dying fish, carrion, small bird
Flight Expert, soaring well
Nesting Tree
Social Small Flocks
Juvenile Black Kite
Juvenile Black Kite
Page Last Updated 5/10/2018 3:22:00 PM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Juvenile
Status Vulnerable
Order Accipitriformes
Family Accipitridae
Species Milvus migrans
Category Birds of Prey
StdName Black Kite
Vital Statistics
Length 48 to 58 cms
Weight 650 to 1100 gms
Wingspan 130 to 155 cms
Lifespan 1 to 20 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape Hooked
Tail Length Long
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States


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