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 Mississippi Kite (Ictinia mississippiensis)




Mississippi Kite | Ictinia mississippiensis photo
Mississippi Kite

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MISSISSIPPI KITE FACTS

Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Falconiformes
Family:Accipitridae
Genus:Ictinia
Species:mississippiensis
Common Name:Mississippi Kite


Relatives in same Genus
  Plumbeous Kite (I. plumbea)