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Black, Yellow-billed or Black-eared Kite
Milvus [migrans, aegyptius or lineatus] (= Milvus migrans) (Boddaert, 1783)
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The table provided below compares authorities for this taxon and related concept. Names in red are those that differ from the name in the column located immediately to the left.
Species concept American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886)American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895)American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910)American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931)American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957)American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983)American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998)American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.)
Milvus [migrans, aegyptius or lineatus]  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Milvus migrans
Black Kite
Milvus [migrans or aegyptius]  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
* Milvus migrans  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Milvus migrans migrans  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Milvus migrans migrans (migrans)  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
[Milvus migrans migrans (tenebrosus)]  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Milvus migrans govinda  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Milvus migrans affinis  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
* Milvus aegyptius  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Milvus aegyptius aegyptius  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Milvus aegyptius aegyptius (aegyptius)  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
[Milvus aegyptius aegyptius (arabicus)]  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Milvus aegyptius parasitus  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Milvus [migrans or lineatus, excl. aegyptius]  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
* Milvus lineatus  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Milvus lineatus lineatus  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Milvus lineatus formosanus  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

         

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