Taxon profile


Square-tailed Kite
Lophoictinia isura (Gould, 1838)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Accipitriformes »  family Accipitridae - kites, hawks and eagles »  genus Lophoictinia

Scientific synonyms

Milvus isurus Gould, 1838
Milvus isurus westraliensis Mathews, 1912
Milvus novaehollandiae Gould, 1838

Least Concern

Taxon in country check-lists


Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [b3c0007c-b32b-4420-94a9-528873311b3b]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Lophoictinia isura (Gould, 1838)]
Data retrieved on: 6 February 2015
EN Bird Life 5.1 [3337]

Bird Life [] [as Lophoictinia isura (Gould, 1838)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [] [as Lophoictinia isura (Gould, 1838)]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Lophoictinia isura (Gould, 1838)]
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Lophoictinia isura]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013

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