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Scissor-tailed kite
File:Chelictinia riocourii -Far North Region, Cameroon -flying-8.png
Flying in Far North Region, Cameroon
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Afroaves
Superorder: Accipitrimorphae
Order: Accipitriformes
Family: Accipitridae
Subfamily: Elaninae
Genus: Chelictinia
Lesson, 1843
Species: C. riocourii
Binomial name
Chelictinia riocourii
(Vieillot, 1822)
Synonyms
  • Elanoïdes riocouri Vieillot, 1823?
  • Falco riocour Temminck, 1824
  • Elanus riocouri Vigors, 1824
  • Nauclerus riocouri Vigors 1825
  • Nauclerus africanus Swainson, 1837
  • Chelidopteryx riocourii Kaup, 1845
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References

  1. ^ "Chlictinia riocourii". The IUCN red List of Threatened Species. International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources. Retrieved 28 October 2016. 

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