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Cinereous Vulture

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wpe285.jpg (15145 bytes) Eurasian Black Vulture Alternate name
Aegypius monachus Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
98–120 cm (Wingspan 2.5–3.1 m) Length
Tropical dry forest, shrubland & grassland, up to 300 - 4500 m. See Map Habitat
Altitude
Range
I egg reared by both parents. Clutch
Carrion Food  
  Habits
3363 - TSN: 175494 - Sub-species World Number
Near Threatened Status

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Map Wikipedea

  • Green: Current resident breeding range.

  • Green ?: May still breed.

  • Green R: Re-introduction in progress.

  • Blue: Winter range; rare where hatched blue.

  • Dark grey: Former breeding range.

  • Dark grey ?: Uncertain former breeding range.

 
Arabic: النسر الأسود, النسر الأسود النسر
Azerbaijani: Qara kərkəsi
Belarusian: Чорны грыф
Bulgarian: Черен лешояд
Catalan: Trencalňs, Voltor negre
Catalan (Balears): Voltor negre
Valencian: Trencalňs
Czech: Sup hnedý, Sup hnědý, sup hnědý
Danish: Munkegrib
German: Kuttengeier, Moenchsgeier, Mönchsgeier
Greek: Μαυρόγυπας
English: Black Vulture, Cinereous Vulture, Eurasian Black Vulture, Eurasian Black Vuture, European Black Vulture, Monk Vulture, Old World Black Vulture
Spanish: Buitre Encapuchado, Buitre Negro
Estonian: raisakotkas
Basque: Sai beltz, Sai motza, Voltor negre
Finnish: Munkkikorppikotka, mustakondori
French: Vautour arrian, Vautour moine
Galician: Voitre negro, Voltor negre
Hebrew: עוזניה שחורה, עוזנייה שחורה, עזניה שחורה
Croatian: Sup starješina
Hungarian: Barátkeselyű, Barátkeselyű
Armenian: [Sev Anggh ], Սև Անգղ
Icelandic: Kuflgammur
Italian: Avvoltoio monaco
Japanese: kurohagewashi, Kuro-hagewashi, Kurohage-washi
Japanese: クロハゲワシ
Georgian: სვავი
Kazakh: Тазқара
Korean: 독수리
Latin: Aegypius monachus
Lithuanian: Juodasis grifas, Tamsusis grifas
Latvian: Maitu lija, Melnā lija, Melnais grifs
Macedonian: Црн (Темноглав) мршојадец
Mongolian: Тас, Хар тас
Dutch: Monniksgier, Ruigpootuil
Norwegian: Munkegribb
Polish: sep kasztanowaty, sęp kasztanowaty
Portuguese: abutre preto, Abutre-preto
Romansh: Tschess da chapitsch
Russian: Chyorny Grif, бурый гриф, Гриф черный, серый гриф, Черный гриф, Чёрный гриф
Slovak: Sup tmavohnedý, sup tmavohnedý (sup tmavý)
Slovenian: rjavi jastreb
Albanian: Shkaba e zezë
Serbian: crni strvinar, Црни стрвинар
Swedish: Grĺgam
Thai: อีแร้งดำหิมาลัย
Turkish: Kara (Esmer, Rahip) Akbaba, Kara akbaba
Tuvinian: Дас
Ukrainian: Гриф чорний , Чорний (Бурий) гриф, Чорний гриф
Vietnamese: Đại bŕng đầu trọc, Đại bŕng trọc đầu
Chinese: [gou-tou-diao], [tu-jiu], [zuo-shan-diao], 座山鵰, 狗头鵰, 禿鷲, 秃 鹫, 秃鹫
Chinese (Taiwan): [tu-jiu], 禿鷲

Sub-species None

Hybrid

Aegypius monachus x Gyps fulvus

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