Spotted Harrier
Ventral
Murray Mallee Region
Whistling Kite
Juvenile
 
    
Black-shouldered Kite (Elanus axillaris)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Chordate (Chordata) - Bird (Aves)
Order: Bird of Prey (Falconiformes)
Family: Eagle & Hawk (Accipitridae)
Species: Black-shouldered Kite (Elanus axillaris)
Other name: Black Shouldered Kite

General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee Region

Copyright © 2011- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 02-Sep-2011
This species is classed as NT (Near Threatened) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)