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Brahminy Kite Head Detail


The genus Haliastur consists of medium-sized birds of prey.

Species list


Both of the species found in this genus are large for kites; both are relatively small-headed and have rounded tail tips.


Whistling Kite with fish

er each breeding season, and repair and sanitize before reusing.

Species Research by Sibylle Johnson

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