Birds of Colombia
ACCIPITRIFORMES: Accipitridae (Kites, Hawks and Eagles)
Genus: Elanus (1 species, 4 worldwide)
(Elanus leucurus leucurus)
Sabaneta, Antioquia, Colombia
A small thin hawk (the definition of kite) often seen hovering looking for prey, usually small rodents. Often seen near construction areas.
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