Definitions

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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Accipitridae — the swallow-tailed kite.

Etymologies

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Elanus +‎ -oides

Examples

  • Notable other species include condor Vultur gryphus, seen particularly around the mountain area of Altar, Cubillin and Quilimas, cock of the rock Rupicola peruviana ecuatorialis, in substantial populations in inaccessible upper forest areas of the eastern Andean slopes, giant humming bird Patagona gigas, torrent duck Marganetta armata, king vulture Sarcoramphus papa and swallow-tailed kite Elanoides porficatus.

    Sangay National Park, Ecuador

  • Kite, American Swallow-tailed Elanoides forficatus 132, 192

    The Field Guide to Wildlife Habitats of the Eastern United States

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