Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Pearl Kite
Pearl Kite Gampsonyx swainsonii
Described by: Vigors (1825)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeNicaragua; Nw. South America; Tropical c. and e. South America;
(1) Pacific slope of w. Nicaragua. N. and e. Colombia (Gulf of Uraba e. to Guajira and middle Magdalena Valley s. to Tolima and locally e. of the Andes), Venezuela (Margarita Is.), Trinidad, Guyana, Surinam and w. ot the Andes in w. Ecuador and nw. Peru s. to Lambayeque.
(2) C. Brazil (Bahia (Chapada Diamantina)), e. and se. Bolivia (Santa Cruz, Tarija), Paraguay and nw. Argentina (Jujuy, Salta, Tucuman, Misiones).
(3) S. Ecuador and n. Peru.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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