Cartwheeling by Whistling Kites Haliastur sphenurus

Lucas Ansell Bluff

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Cartwheeling is a spectacular behaviour in which raptors lock talons in flight and enter a spinning fall. This paper provides the second and third detailed observations of cartwheeling by Whistling Kites Haliastur sphenurus.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)49-50
Number of pages2
JournalAustralian Field Ornithology
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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