Milvus


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Related to Milvus: Milvus migrans, Milvus milvus
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Noun1.Milvus - a genus including the common European kitsMilvus - a genus including the common European kits
bird genus - a genus of birds
Accipitridae, family Accipitridae - hawks; Old World vultures; kites; harriers; eagles
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ZEISS has opened up the use of photography camera lenses that are even smaller in size, for cine applications with the patented de-click function of the ZEISS Milvus SLR lenses and the ZEISS Loxia E-mount CSC lenses.
The diets of Eurasian sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus and Black kite Milvus migrans occupying Lal Sohanra National Park at Bahawalpur, southern Punjab were analyzed.
Target species : Aegypius monachus Hieraaetus fasciatus Milvus milvus Neophron percnopterus
The excellent image performance of the ZEISS Milvus lenses is sharply focused on the requirements of current and future high-performance digital cameras.
Among the major cities of the world, the national Capital has the highest density of black kites ( Milvus migrans govinda).
Phylogeographic relationships of the Black Kite Milvus migrans.
Objects of protection on the territory are the following bird species: Ciconia nigra, Pernis apivorus, Milvus migrans, Circaetus gallicus, Aquila pomarina, Aquila chrysaetos, Buteo ryfinus, Falco peregrinus, Alectoris graeca, Bonasa bonasia, Tetrao urogallus, Bubo bubo, Glaucidium passerinum, Aegolius funereus, Caprimulgus europaeus, alcedo attis, Picus canus, Dryocopus martius, Dendrocopos medius, Picoides tridactylus, Dendrocopos syriacus, Lullula arborea, Lanius collurio, Lanius minor, Sylvia nisoria, Emberiza hortulana.
The north and north-eastward shift of the distribution range of species characteristic of western, south-eastern and southern Europe registered in Lithuania throughout the 20th century (great cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo, great white egret Egretta alba, mute swan Cygnus olor, common shelduck Tadorna tadorna, gadwall Anas strepera, common pochard Aythya ferina, tufted duck Aythya fuligula, pied avocet Recurvirostra avosetta, Eurasian oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus, whiskered tern Chlidonias hybridus, red kite Milvus milvus, collared dove Streptopelia decaocto, penduline tit Remiz pendulinus and European serin Serinus serinus) was probably mainly caused by impact of the climate change in Europe (Kurlavicius 2006; Zalakevicius 2007).
Website Armorial Gold Heraldry says of this bird of prey: "The kite, with its distinctive forked tail, milvus, derives its name from mollis volatu, weak in flight (it glides through the air).
The main predators of Reeves's pheasants in this reserve, including black kite Milvus migrans, common buzzard Buteo buteo and Eurasian sparrow hawk Accipiter nisus (Xu et al.
observed Yellow-billed Kites, Milvus parasitus, doing the same when people flushed grasshoppers in high grass.
Entre las aves, destacan: Gyps fulvus (buitre leonado) (S), Alimoche (este en epoca de cria), Hieraetus fasciatus (aguila perdicera) (S), Milvus nigrus (milano negro) (I), Milvus milvus (milano real) (S,I), Falco tinnunculus (cernicalo comun) (S), Athene noctua (mochuelo comun) (S), Tyto alba (lechuza comun) (S), Ardea cinerea (garza real) (S,I), Ciconia ciconia (ciguena blanca) (E), Ciconia nigra (ciguena negra) (E), Streptopelia tutur (tortola comun) (E), Hirundo rustica (golondrina comun) (E), Upupa epops (abubilla) (S), Ardea cinerea (garza comun), Sturnus unicolor (estornino negro), Columba palumbus (paloma torcaz) (S,I), Carduelis carduelis (jilguero) (S).