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Square-tailed Kite

Lophoictinia isura (Gould, 1838)

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Partial list of sound recordings available from xeno-canto, macaulaylibrary.org & avocet.zoology.msu.edu.
Species name Recordist Date Location Remarks Cat.nr.
Square-tailed Kite - Lophoictinia isura Greg McLachlan 2019-08-25 Heathcote, Sutherland Shire, New South Wales, Sutherland Shire - West (Australia) (280 m) call, flight call -

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

494230
xeno-canto.org
Square-tailed Kite - Lophoictinia isura Tom Tarrant 2020-07-07 Kobble Creek, Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Pine Rivers Bal (Australia) (110 m) adult, call, female, male -

Pair recorded before commencement of breeding, filtered (<1000kh) as much 'anthropogenic' noise from nearby busy road. Nest built but not yet 'occupied', pair perched in nearby trees before flying out to 'forage' for prey, often 'harrassed' by other species such as Torresian Crows, Grey Butcherbirds, Pied Currawongs, Noisy Miners etc...currently usually return to nest-site late-afternoon (around 1530 hrs). Recorded using an AudioMoth sensor, programmed for 24 hours.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

574512
xeno-canto.org
Square-tailed Kite - Lophoictinia isura Tom Tarrant 2020-07-09 Kobble Creek, Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Pine Rivers Bal (Australia) (110 m) adult, call, sex uncertain -

Pair recorded before commencement of breeding, filtered (<1000kHz) as much 'anthropogenic' noise from nearby busy road. This is one 'perched' partner calling to it's flying mate. Nest built but not yet 'occupied', pair perched in nearby trees before flying out to 'forage' for prey, often 'harrassed' by other species such as Torresian Crows, Grey Butcherbirds, Pied Currawongs, Noisy Miners etc...currently usually return to nest-site late-afternoon (around 1530 hrs). Recorded using an AudioMoth sensor, programmed for 24 hours.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

574553
xeno-canto.org
Square-tailed Kite - Lophoictinia isura Tom Tarrant 2020-07-07 Kobble Creek, Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Pine Rivers Bal (Australia) (110 m) adult, call, female, male -

Pair recorded before commencement of breeding, filtered (<1000kh) as much 'anthropogenic' noise from nearby busy road. Nest built but not yet 'occupied', pair perched in nearby trees before flying out to 'forage' for prey, often 'harrassed' by other species such as Torresian Crows, Grey Butcherbirds, Pied Currawongs, Noisy Miners etc...currently usually return to nest-site late-afternoon (around 1530 hrs). Recorded using an AudioMoth sensor, programmed for 24 hours.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

574508
xeno-canto.org
Square-tailed Kite - Lophoictinia isura Tom Tarrant 2020-07-07 Kobble Creek, Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, Pine Rivers Bal (Australia) (110 m) adult, call, female, male -

Pair recorded before commencement of breeding, filtered (<1000kh) as much 'anthropogenic' noise from nearby busy road. Nest built but not yet 'occupied', pair perched in nearby trees before flying out to 'forage' for prey, often 'harrassed' by other species such as Torresian Crows, Grey Butcherbirds, Pied Currawongs, Noisy Miners etc...currently usually return to nest-site late-afternoon (around 1530 hrs).

Recorded using an AudioMoth sensor, programmed for 24 hours.

bird-seen:yes

playback-used:no

574502
xeno-canto.org
Square-tailed Kite - Lophoictinia isura Ken Tay 2021-11-06 Greater Bendigo National Park--Kamarooka, Greater Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, Greater Bendigo (Australia)   - An adult calling to its mate. Silence added to middle of clip to mask out voices of my fellow birders 429863561
macaulaylibrary.org
Square-tailed Kite - Lophoictinia isura Ken Tay 2021-11-06 Greater Bendigo National Park--Kamarooka, Greater Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, Greater Bendigo (Australia)   -   429863551
macaulaylibrary.org
Square-tailed Kite - Lophoictinia isura Zebedee Muller 2021-11-06 Greater Bendigo National Park--Kamarooka, Greater Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, Greater Bendigo (Australia)   -   436036721
macaulaylibrary.org

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