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The black kite is a medium-sized bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, which also includes many other diurnal raptors. It is thought to be the world's most abundant species of Accipitridae, although some populations have experienced dramatic declines or fluctuations. Current global population estimates run up to 6 million individuals. Unlike others of the group, black kites are opportunistic hunters and are more likely to scavenge. They spend a lot of time soaring and gliding in thermals in search.. more

Similar species: Falcons
Species identified by ಗಣೇಶ _ganesh_
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By ಗಣೇಶ _ganesh_

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Uploaded Apr 2, 2018. Captured Apr 1, 2018 09:35 in Gunjur Palya Rd, Gunjur, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560087, India.
  • NIKON D7100
  • f/6.3
  • 1/1000s
  • ISO1000
  • 600mm