Black Kite Milvus migrans (Boddaert, 1783)

Order: Accipitriformes Family: Accipitridae Status: Vagrant to Madeira

Milvus migrans Biometrics

Wingspan: 135 - 170 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Total length: 55 - 60 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Weight: 650 - 1100 g (Hume, 2002)

Status

Madeira local status by Romano et al, 2010: Occasional
Madeira local status by Zino et al, 1995: Only 1 record
Conservation status by the IUCN Red List Categories, 2013: Least Concern ver 3.1

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