Yellow-billed Kites

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Yellow-billed Kite

The Yellow-billed Kites (Milvus aegyptius) is found in Sub-Sahara and North-east Africa.


There are two subspecies:

  • M. a. parasitus(Western Yellow-billed Kite)
    • found throughout West, East and Southern Africa, except for the Congo basin and the Sahara Desert (with intra-African migrations) and
  • M. a. aegyptius
    • of Egypt and the Horn of Africa (which disperses south during the non-breeding season).

Western Yellow-billed Kite

Western Yellow-billed Kite in flight

Black Kite and Yellow-billed Kite Distribution


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