Kite, Yellow-billed 

Yellow-billed Kite - Milvus aegyptius parasitus
The Gambia - November 2018

The Yellow-billed Kite was once considered a subspecies of the Black Kite.  There are two subspecies of Yellow-billed Kite, the one shown here has a range which includes most of Madagascar and Sub-Saharan Africa - except for the Congo Basin.  The video framegrabs shown here are from recordings made in The Gambia during November 2018 - video link.

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