Red Kite Milvus milvus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Order: Accipitriformes Family: Accipitridae Status: Vagrant to Madeira

Milvus milvus Biometrics

Wingspan: 155 - 180 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Total length: 60 - 66 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Weight: 0.75 - 1.3 kg (Hume, 2002)

Status

Madeira local status by Romano et al, 2010: Exceptional
Madeira local status by Zino et al, 1995: Exceptional
Conservation status by the IUCN Red List Categories, 2013: Near Threatened ver 3.1

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