Search by Freefind    A   B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L M  N  O  P  Q   R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y   Z      Home

 Advanced Search Alphabetically Taxon - Family Map Country Lists Help-Site Map Contact

Black Kite

Home          Order

Alternate name
Milvus migrans Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
61 cms                Length
Shrubland, savanna, marshes, montanes, tidal pools. Up to 4900 m. Range Habitat
Altitude
Range
2 or 3 eggs.incubation 30–34 days Clutch
Insects,small lizards,snakes, birds & mammals Food  
Gregareous in winter. Habits
3338 - TSN: 175469 World Number
Least Concern Status

By ajmatthehiddenhouse Tony Morris October 26, 2007 © all rights reserved

Slideshow courtesy The Friends Of Worldbirds © all rights reserved

Black Kite Bram Piot Etournel marshes, Pougny, Ain France XC56176 Call

 Video Added:   December 12, 2006 From:  kclama

 

view photos Photo June 17, 2007 by Paulo Bico  © all rights reserved 

Afrikaans: Geelbekwou, Swartwou
Arabic: الحدأة, الحدأة الحدية, الحدأة السوداء, الحدية
Asturian: Milįn, Milįn Prietu
Azerbaijani: Qara ēalağan, Qara ēərpələnmək
Belarusian: Чорны каршун
Bulgarian: Черна каня
Breton: Ar barged du
Catalan: Milą negre
Catalan (Balears): Milą negre
Valencian: Milą negre
Shor: Қартыға
Czech: Lunįk hnedż, Luňįk hnědż
Chuvash: Хăлат
Welsh: Barcud ddu, Barcud Du, Barcut du
Danish: Sort Glente
German: Schmarotzermilan, Schwarzmilan, Schwarzmilan-migrans
Greek: Τσίφτης
English: Black kite, Black Kite (Black), European Black Kite, Yellowbilled Kite
Esperanto: Nigra milvo
Spanish: Milano Negro
Estonian: Must-harksaba
Basque: Milą negre
Finnish: Haarahaukka
Faroese: Svartgleša
French: Élanion blac, Milan d'Afrique, Milan noir
Frisian: Swarte Glee
Irish: Cśr Dhubh, Cśr Dubh
Galician: Milą negre, Millafre negro
Hebrew: דיה שחורה, מצויה
Hindi: Paria parundu
Croatian: Crna lunja, Crnkasta lunja
Hungarian: Barna kįnya
Armenian: [Sev Tsin ], Սև Ցին
Indonesian: Alap-alap hitam, Elang Paria
Icelandic: Vatnagleša
Italian: Nibbio bruno
Japanese: nishitobi, Tobi, Tonbi
Japanese: トビ, トンビ, ニシトビ
Georgian: ძერა
Khakas: Тигiлген
Kazakh: Қара кезкұйрық, Қарақұ
Korean: 솔개
Kashmiri: [Gaant]
Latin: Milvus korschun, Milvus migrans, Milvus migrans [migrans Group], Milvus migrans migrans, Milvus migrans migrans/govinda
Lithuanian: Juodasis peslys
Latvian: Melnā klija
Malagasy: hitsikitsika, Papango, Tsimalaho
Macedonian: Црна луња
Mongolian: Сохор элээ
Malay: Helang Kembara Hitam, Helang Merah
Maltese: Astun Iswed
Dutch: Zwarte wouw
Norwegian: Svartglente
Polish: kania czarna
Portuguese: milhafre preto, Milhafre-preto
Romansh: Milan stgir
Russian: Коршун черный, Черный коршун, Чёрный коршун
Slovak: Haja tmavį
Slovenian: crni škarjek, crni škarnik, črni škarnik
Albanian: Huta e zezė bishtgėrshėrė
Serbian: mrka lunja, Мрка лунја, Мрка луња
Swedish: Brun glada, Brunglada
Swahili: Mwewe, Mwewe Domo-jeusi
Tamil: [Paria parundu]
Thai: เหยี่ยวดำ
Turkish: Kara ēaylak, Siyah ēaylak
Tuvinian: Дээлдиген, согуржап
Ukrainian: Черний шуліка, Чорний шуліка, Шуліка чорний
Vietnamese: Diều, Diều hāu
Chinese: [hei yuan], [lao-ying], [ma ying], [yuan], 老鷹, 鳶 , 鸢, 麻鹰, 黑鳶 (麻鷹), 黑鸢
Chinese (Taiwan): [lao-ying], 老鷹
Arkive for photos, picture gallery, sound recordings, video and bird data, checklists etc. Field guide images of over 9,000 species. Checklists covering all bird species and most of the worlds countries.

2008 Worldbirds © all rights reserved   Copy-right belongs to individual photographers

Sound recordings by XENO-CANTO are covered by creative commons Copy-right (CC)

 

01/03/2008 0000000

25/10/2009 500,000

28/02/2012 870,300

 


 

Maps from Fatbirder's Top 1000 Birding Websites

 

01/01/2009 151,000

01/10/2010 562,291

24/09/2012 1,000,000

 

Credits Some of the maps, data, are from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page               Data from Avibase