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Square-tailed Kite

Square-tailed Kite (Image ID 42138)
Photographed byMichael Todd on Fri 14th Sep, 2018 and uploaded on Sat 29th Aug, 2020 .
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ID42138
CommentThe kite has two small chicks from a nest in its talons. Square-tailed Kites specialise in feeding on nestlings during spring in particular. If anyome could identify the chicks I'd be very grateful. I'll provide another image (cropped) to show the chicks closer in.
EquipmentNikon D810, Nikon 200-500 f/5.6 at 500mm. f/5.6, 1/2500 sec, ISO 800. +0.3 step. Handheld.
LocationEuston, New South Wales
Keywordsfeeding/with prey, adult
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