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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMilvus 
AphiaID: 205396

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapoda (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAves (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalconiformes (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAccipitridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAccipitridae
Source  basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMilvus migrans (Boddaert, 1783)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Size: large kite. Plumage: variable, brown or rufous; tail forked, wings rather long with rounded tips. Other details: bill small and weak; legs short, tarsus with transverse scutes in front, reticulate scales behind; feet weak with long sharp talons. Tail spread and twisted in flight; wings always bent at carpal joint. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205396
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1998-07-17 10:53:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Milvus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205396 on 2014-10-22
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