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Brahminy kite - Haliastur indus My husband's shot, in Lembeh island. Brahminy kite,Geotagged,Haliastur indus,Indonesia,Spring Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Brahminy kite - Haliastur indus

My husband's shot, in Lembeh island.

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The brahminy kite , also known as the red-backed sea-eagle in Australia, is a medium-sized bird of prey in the family Accipitridae, which also includes many other diurnal raptors, such as eagles, buzzards, and harriers. They are found in the Indian subcontinent, Southeast Asia, and Australia. They are found mainly on the coast and in inland wetlands, where they feed on dead fish and other prey. Adults have a reddish-brown body plumage contrasting with their white head and breast which make them.. more

Similar species: Diurnal Birds Of Prey
Species identified by Patomarazul
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Uploaded Nov 16, 2019. Captured May 31, 2018 08:47 in Paudean, South Lembeh, Bitung City, North Sulawesi, Indonesia.
  • NIKON D7000
  • f/7.1
  • 10/20000s
  • ISO400
  • 300mm