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Old Tuesday 23rd April 2019, 12:47   #1
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Kyoto, Japan

Saw this in a travel guide, any ID please?
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Old Tuesday 23rd April 2019, 12:51   #2
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it's a black kite (eastern subsp.)
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it's a black kite (eastern subsp.)
Milvus migrans lineatus, also called 'Black-eared Kite'. You can just about make out the black 'ear' in the photo. Split by some as Milvus lineatus.
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