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Yellow-billed Kite, Mahango Game Reserve Alternate name
Milvus aegyptius  Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
Can be found in all habitats, but rarer in very dry areas.  Found in Southern Africa. Often considered a sub-species of the Black Kite. Habitat
Insects,small lizards,snakes, birds & mammals Food  
TSN: 175469 World Number
Least Concern Status

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Black Kite Ssp: aegyptius Rory Nefdt Ethiopia Hotel, Gambella Ethiopia Call XC45080


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Yellow-Billed Kite 4 (Milvus parasitus)

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Afrikaans: Geelbekwou
Danish: Gulnćbbet Glente
German: Schmarotzermilan, Schwarzmilan-aegyptius
English: African Black Kite, Arabian Kite, Black kite, Black Kite (Yellow-billed), Egyptian Black Kite, South African Kite, Tropical African Kite, Yellowbilled Kite, Yellow-billed Kite
Estonian: aafrika harksaba
French: Milan, Milan ŕ bec jaune, Milan d'Afrique, Milan d'Égypte, Milan noir, Milan parasite
Hebrew: דיה צהובת מקור
Italian: Nibbio beccogiallo, Nibbio bruno
Japanese: kibashitobi
Japanese: キバシトビ
Latin: Milvus aegyptius, Milvus migrans aegyptius, Milvus migrans aegyptius/parasiticus, Milvus migrans aegyptius/parasitus, Milvus migrans parasitus, Milvus migrans tenebrosus, Milvus parasiticus, Milvus parasitus, Milvus parasitus arabicus, Milvus parasitus parasiticus, Milvus parasitus tenebrosus
Malagasy: Papango, Tsimaloho
Dutch: Geelsnavelwouw
Polish: kania egipska
Slovak: haja africká, haja žltozobá
Swahili: Mwewe Domo-njano
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