Red Kite

photo by Jens N. Roved

Scientific classification

Order

Accipitriformes

Family

Accipitridae

Subfamily

Milvus

Species

milvus

Appearance

* Medium sized bird of prey with reddish-brown plumage
* Pretty long and prominent forked tail
* Size: 61-72 cm

Habitat

Woodlands, valleys and wetland edges

Countries

Africa
Europe

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