Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Whistling Kite
Whistling Kite Haliastur sphenurus
Described by: Vieillot (1818)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Milvus sphenurus
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C. and e. New Guinea e. from Geelvink Bay, Australia (Western Australia, Northern Territory, Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia) and New Caledonia.
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Location unknown - Date unknown Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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