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Black-winged Kite

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Alternate name
Elanus caeruleus Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
32 cm Length
Scrub, semi-desert, light woodland, grassland. Africa, Southern Europe, Middle East to South East Asia, Indonesia and the Philippines. Habitat
Altitude
Range
3-4 Clutch
Small mammals,birds, reptiles, insects and some carrion. Food  
  Habits
3326 - TSN: 175284 World Number
Least Concern Status

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Afrikaans: Blouvalk
Arabic: الحدأة سوداء الكتف
Bulgarian: Пепелява каня
Catalan: Esparver d’espatlles negres, Esparver d'espatlles negres
Czech: Lunec šedý, Luněc šedý, lunìc šedý
Danish: Blå Glente
German: Gleitaar
Greek: Ελανος, Έλανος
English: black-shouldered hawk, Blackshouldered Kite, Black-shouldered Kite, Black-winged Kite, Common Black-shouldered Kite, Indonesian Kite
Spanish: Elanio azul, Elanio coliblanco, Elanio Común, Elanio de Alas Negras, Milano hombros negros
Spanish (Costa Rica): Elanio coliblanco
Spanish (Honduras): Milano hombros negros
Spanish (Mexico): milano cola-blanca
Estonian: austraalia hõbehaugas, hõbehaugas
Basque: Elano urdina, Esparver d'espatlles negres
Finnish: Liitohaukka
French: Élanion blac, Elanion blanc, Élanion blanc
Galician: Esparver d'espatlles negres, Lagarteiro cincento
Hebrew: דאה שחורת כתף, דאה שחורת־כתף, דאה שחורת-כתף, דיה שחורת־כתף
Indonesian: Alap-alap putih, Alap-alap tikus, Elang tikus, Taga
Icelandic: Völsungur
Italian: Nibbio bianco
Japanese: Haguro-tobi, katagurotobi, o-sutorariakatagurotobi
Japanese: カタグロトビ
Kwangali: Tuyu
Latin: Elanus caeruleus, Elanus caeruleus caeruleus
Lithuanian: Mėlynasis peslys
Malay: Helang Tikus
Dutch: Grijze Wouw
Norwegian: Svartvingeglente
Polish: kaniuk, kaniuk (zwyczajny), Kaniuk czarnoskrzydły, Kaniuk zwyczajny
Portuguese: peneireiro cinzento, Peneireiro-cinzento
Portuguese (Brazil): Gavião-peneira
Russian: Дымчатый коршун, Коршун дымчатый, Коршун чернокрылый, Чернокрылый дымчатый коршун, черноплечий коршун
Slovak: Luniak sivý
Slovenian: Lebduh, sinji lebduh
Shona: Rukodzi
Serbian: siva lunja
Siswant: Lohheyane
Sotho, Southern: Phakoana-mafieloana
Swedish: Svartvingad glada
Swahili: Mwewe-kipupwe
Thai: เหยี่ยวขาว
Tswana: Phakalane
Turkish: Ak Çaylak, Beyaz çaylak
Tsonga: Nwarikapanyana
Vietnamese: Diều trắng
Xhosa: Umdlampuku
Chinese: 黑翅鳶, 黑翅鸢
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