Whistling Kite resting on a branch

Whistling Kite
Whistling Kite resting on a branch
Species: Whistling Kite   Haliastur sphenurus
Author: Rhonda Hansch
Monday, July 7, 2008
Added to IBC: 10 Feb 2012 - 00:58
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Altitude (m): 
19 meters


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Rhonda Hansch, IBC994710. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/994710.

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Rhonda Hansch, IBC994710. Photo of Whistling Kite Haliastur sphenurus at Fogg Dam Conservation Reserve, Australia. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/994710.

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