Birds of Colombia
ACCIPITRIFORMES: Accipitridae (Kites, Hawks and Eagles)
Genus: Helicolestes (1 species, 1 worldwide)
Leticia, Amazonas, Colombia
Similar to the Slate-colored Hawk, but without the white band on the tail (ProAves). The Slender-billed Kite also is thinner with a more hooked bill.
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