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Milvus migrans
Black Kite (Eng) Zwarte Wouw (Ned) काली चील (Hin) 
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Milvus migrans

Black Kite (Eng) Zwarte Wouw (Ned) काली चील (Hin)

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Album name:martheijnens / Falconiformes, Accipitriformes
Keywords:Bird / Accipitriformes / Accipitridae
Photonumber, location and date:201367259, India/New Delhi/Secretariat Building, 28-08-2013
Habitat:The Indian populations are well adapted to living in cities and are found in densely populated areas. Large numbers may be seen soaring in thermals over cities.
Origin/distribution, remarks:Occurs in Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia. The temperate populations of this kite tend to be migratory while the tropical ones are resident. In India, the population of M. m. govinda is particularly large especially in areas of high human population.
Date added:Mar 03, 2017