Mississippi Kite

Ictinia mississippiensis

ML106772091


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Joseph Morlan
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eBird Checklist S26172637
Maria La Gorda
Pinar del Río, Cuba
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Latitude and Longitude 21.8193, -84.4948 Map

Age
Unknown
Sex
Unknown
Behaviors
Breeding
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Observation details

Juvenile in agile, acrobatic flight over hotel grounds, catching Urania moths and eating them on the wing. Grayish, with some reddish-brown streaking on the underparts, darker flight feathers; banded tail, slightly notched. Typical long-winged shape and buoyant flight.

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52KB
Dimensions
700 x 525

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