$?Accipiter korschun [as Korschun] S.G.Gmelin,1771,Novi Commentarii Academiae scientiarum imperialis Petropolitanae,15,p.444. Indeterminabale.
open woodland,forest edge,savanna,steppe,desert,farms
"tropical Africa dry season;S.Africa Aug-Dec..."aegyptius breeds early spring Egypt.
Northern populations of M.a.parasitus migrate south at end of rains. Breed mainly in southern range and migrate north again March-May,summering north of 12°N,but in Mali and Burkina Faso also recorded breeding March-April at end of dry season. Southern African population breeds in southern part of range in summer (September-March). and after breeding migrates north again,possibly reaching Equator about June.