Birds of Colombia

    ACCIPITRIFORMES: Accipitridae (Kites, Hawks and Eagles)  
Genus: Ictinia (2 species, 2 worldwide)


Mississippi Kite
Mississippi Kite (Ictinia mississippiensis)
Carondelet Park, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  Migratory and less uniformly colored than the related Plumbeous Kite.
   
Photograph by Andy Reago & Chrissy McClarren     Copyright and usage info

Plumbeous Kite
Plumbeous Kite (Ictinia plumbea)
Bahia Solano, Choco, Colombia  
   


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