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Vulture

Gyps fulvus

Description:

Vulture is the name given to two groups of convergently evolved scavenging birds: the New World Vultures, including the well-known Californian and Andean Condors; and the Old World Vultures, including the birds that are seen scavenging on carcasses of dead animals on African plains.

Habitat:

The rocky cliffs, high mountain areas

Notes:

Diego Simón take this photo.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Eurasian Griffon Vulture
Gyps fulvus List of birds of Spain


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Comments

IES Cervantes de Madrid. Spain
Spotted by a stud ent at IES Cervantes de Madrid. Spain

Espinosa de Henares, Castilla-La Mancha, Spain

Lat: 40.95, Long: -2.98

Spotted on May 1, 2013
Submitted on May 12, 2013

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