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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMilvus migrans (Boddaert, 1783) 
AphiaID: 212678

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMilvus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMilvus migrans (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMilvus
Sources  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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorqifti zeshkanUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkaçybeti zeshkanUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkaçubeti zeshkanUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhuta e zezë bishtgërshërë  [details]
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧерна каня  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsort glente  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzwarte wouw  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblack kite  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormilan noir  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchwarzmilanUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorschwarzer Milan  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorדיה מצויה  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornibbio bruno  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorjuodasis peslys  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΤσίφτης  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsvartglente  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsvartglente  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsvartglente  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkania czarna  [details]
Romanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgaia brună  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorчерный коршун  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorčrni škarnik  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMilano negro  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbrun glada  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkara çaylakUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkara caylak  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorШуліка чорнийUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorЧорний шуліка  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbarcud du  [details]
Environment marine, brackish
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (13 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (376 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (40 nucleotides; 30 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 51-60 cm. Plumage: brown with slightly forked tail. Immature paler below with distinct streaks. Bare parts: iris brown; bill yellow in adult of Afrotropical race, black in immature, black in palearctic race; cere yellow; feet and legs yellow. Habitat: varied, but frequently near water including beaches, estuaries, creeks, etc..<388><391><393> [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212678
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-08-21 13:28:34Z  changed  Depew, Lorna
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z  checked  Adriaens, Peter
  
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  Citation: Adriaens, P. (2014). Milvus migrans (Boddaert, 1783). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212678 on 2014-12-19
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