- General Sightings and trip reports
- All Bird Sightings and Trip Reports
- Black-shouldered Kite - Elanus caeruleus
Black-shouldered Kite - Elanus caeruleus
- Topic Author
1 year 2 months ago #87320 by gordon
gordon created the topic: Black-shouldered Kite - Elanus caeruleus
Black-shouldered Kite - [i:3lx9nl0t]Elanus caeruleus[/i:3lx9nl0t] is a relatively widespread and common raptor in Southern Africa. It is one of the few raptors that is found in suburban parks and gardens and is easily spotted when they hover over grasslands while hunting for food. The bird in this photo is a juvenile.