Elanoides


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Noun1.Elanoides - a genus of kites
bird genus - a genus of birds
Accipitridae, family Accipitridae - hawks; Old World vultures; kites; harriers; eagles
Elanoides forficatus, swallow-tailed hawk, swallow-tailed kite - graceful North American black-and-white kite
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This specimen is referred to Ictinia, rather than to other genera of small New World accipitrids (Chondrohierax, Elanoides, Gampsonyx, Elanus, Harpagus and Accipiter) by having this unique combination of characters: Foramen vasculare distale wide and long relative to width of Corpus tarsometatarsi (small in Chondrohierax) ; Trochlea metatarsi II extends distad to level of Trochlea metatarsi III (does not extend this far in Elanoides, Elanus, Harpagus or Accipiter) ; Trochlea metatarsi III as wide as long in acrotarsial aspect (narrower in Gampsonyx and Accipiter); Trochlea metatarsi II wide (narrower in Elanus, Harpagus and Accipiter); in medial aspect, plantar extension of Trochlea metatarsi II moderate (greater in Gampsonyx, Elanus, Harpagus and Accipiter.
In the OA environment, were recorded migratory Falconidae (Elanoides forficatus and Ictinia plumbea), and species typical of open areas, such as Athene cunicularia, Machetornis rixosa, Mimus saturninus and Vanellus chilensis (SICK, 1997), which occupy grassy areas for food and/or reproduction.
swainsoni Bonaparte, W R Swainson's hawk Circus cyaneus (Linnaeus), I O northern harrier Elanoides forficatus (Linnaeus), I R swallow-tailed kite Elanus leucurus (Vieillot), I R white-tailed kite Family Falconidae (falcons) Falco columbarius Linnaeus, I R merlin F.
FAMILIA Y ESPECIE HABITAT TUPO DE (en orden de REGISTRO preferencias) TINAMIDAE 1 Tinamus major (#) SB A 2 Crypturellus soui BS,RB,SB AV PODICEPEDIDAE 3 Tachybaptus dominicus (+) AP V ARDEIDAE 4 Ardea cocoi (+) AP V 5 Casmerodius albus (+) AP V 6 Butorides striatus AQ,AP V 7 Bubulcus ibis PS,AP V 8 Pilherodias pileatus AP V 9 Tigrisoma lineatum (#) AP V THRESKIORNITHIDAE 10 Phimosus infuscatus (+) AP V CATHARTIDAE 11 Sarcoramphus papa AE V 12 Coragyps atratus AE V 13 Cathartes aura AE V ACCIPITRIDAE 14 Gampsonyx swainsonii PA,BB V 15 Elanoides forficatus AE,DB V 16 Ictinia plumbea AE,PA V 17 Accipiter bicolor (+) DB,BB V 18 Buteo nitidus PA,BB VA 19 B.
(2014), siendo dos especies residentes y diez especies migratorias neartico-neotropicales: Anas clypeata, Aythya collaris, Aythya americana, Podiceps nigricollis, Botaurus lentiginosus, Elanoides forficatus, Laterallus ruber, Porzana carolina, Tringa solitaria, Chlidonias niger, Ridgwayia pinicola y Setophaga nigrescens.