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Alternative name: Cayenne Kite
43â€“54 cm (17-21Â¼ in)
 Similar Species
Similar to White-collared Kite.
Central and South America.
Two subspecies are recognized:
Tropical forest, particularly along rivers and streams, savannas and swamps.
Perches high in trees and can be difficult to see.
A very varied diet, consisting of insects, hornets, wasps, eggs, birds and lizards etc.
Resident. Uncommon in north of range.
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