Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Chordata > Subphylum Vertebrata > Superclass Gnathostomata > Superclass Tetrapoda > Class Aves > Order Falconiformes > Family Accipitridae > Genus Milvus

Milvus migrans (Boddaert, 1783)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Original genus

Falco Linnaeus, 1758

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

MilvusLacepede, 1799accepted genus name

Species group names

Falco migrans Boddaert, 1783 objective synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Albanian: huta e zezë bishtgërshërë; kaçubeti zeshkan; kaçybeti zeshkan; qifti zeshkan sources: Dhora, DH. 2008. Fjalor i emrave të kafshëve të Shqipërisë (Emri shkencor – Shqip – Anglisht) / Dictionary of animal names of Albania (Scientific names – Albanian – English). Camaj – Pipa. Shkodër, Albania. pp. 288.
 Bokmål (Norwegian): svartglente sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Bulgarian: Черна каня sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: sort glente sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: zwarte wouw sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English: black kite sources: Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London.
 English-United States: Black Kite sources: Charles Hussey
 French: milan noir sources: Avibase - the world bird database
 German: schwarzer Milan; Schwarzmilan sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Greek: Τσίφτης sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Israel (Hebrew): דיה מצויה sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Italian: nibbio bruno sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Lithuanian: juodasis peslys sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian: svartglente sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Norwegian Bokmål: svartglente sources: Table Planches Enlum. p. 28
 Norwegian Nynorsk: svartglente sources: Table Planches Enlum. p. 28
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): svartglente sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Polish: kania czarna sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Romanian: gaia brună sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Russian: черный коршун sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Slovenian: črni škarnik sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Spanish, Castillian: Milano negro sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: brun glada sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Turkish: kara caylak; kara çaylak sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Ukrainian: Чорний шуліка; Шуліка чорний sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Welsh: barcud du

Literature

basis of record

Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London.

additional source

Worthy, T. (2009). Aves (Chordata). In: Gordon, D. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity. Volume One: Kingdom Animalia. 584 pp

Genbank

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External Links

Link To GBIF
Link To GBIF

Citation

Adriaens, P. (2012). Milvus migrans. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212678

Drs Cees Roselaar. Milvus migrans (Boddaert, 1783). Accessed through: Fauna Europaea at http://www.faunaeur.org/full_results.php?id=96688

Image

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


not marine, not brackish

Importance

EU Birds Directive:
Annex I 2009This species is the subject of special conservation measures concerning their habitat in order to ensure their survival and reproduction in their area of distribution, according to Annex I of the EU Bird Directive 2009/147/EC.
IUCN:
Red List status LC 2010This species is least concern and is widespread and abundant according to the red list of the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.

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2011-04-08 by Drs Cees Roselaar & by Peter Adriaens

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