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Swallow-Tailed [Kite] - Elanoides Forficatus.

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Swallow-Tailed [Kite] - Elanoides Forficatus.

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Birds -- Kite

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-Kit
American swallow-tailed kite -- United States
Content: Printed on border: "Wing, less than 19; primaries, dark slaty blue, showing greenish tinge when held in the light; two outer primaries, notched; tail, long and forked; underparts and thighs, pure white." "See no. 261" Cut on lower right.
Source note: Chicago Natural History Museum Chicago, pamphlets and other unbound publications. (Chicago : [s.n.]).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 11 x 13 cm. (4 1/4 x 5 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1695254
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17191611
Barcode: 33333159360102
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 990d4be0-c53b-012f-4e77-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Swallow-Tailed [Kite] - Elanoides Forficatus." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-da70-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Swallow-Tailed [Kite] - Elanoides Forficatus." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-da70-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1899). Swallow-Tailed [Kite] - Elanoides Forficatus. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-da70-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Swallow-Tailed [Kite] - Elanoides Forficatus.