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Elanus leucurus
Elanus leucurus
White-tailed Kite
Photographer: Ron Wolf

ID: 0000 0000 0907 0388 (2007-09-13)

Copyright © 2007 Ron Wolf

  • date of photo  Jan 7, 2007
  • location   Half Moon Bay (San Mateo County, California, US)
  • family Accipitridae
  • order Ciconiiformes
  • class Aves
  • notes   This kite has just caught a meadow vole, visible its talons, and is headed for a perch in a nearby tree to consume its prey.
  • camera   Canon 20D, 700mm, f/8, 1/2000 sec.
  • photo category: Animal - Bird

  • common names   White-tailed Kite (photographer)
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