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wpeB0.jpg (7068 bytes) Cape Vulture Alternate name
Gyps coprotheres Scientific name
Accipitriformes Order
Acciptridae Family
96–115 cm (wingspan 2.26–2.6 m) Length
Forest, savanna, grassland & dessert, up to 3,100m. Found in:- Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, NamibiaSouth Africa, Zambia & Zimbabwe. Habitat
Carrion Clutch
1 egg. Food  
3362 - TSN: 175486 - Sub-species World Number
Vulnerable Status

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Afrikaans: Kransaasvoel, Kransaasvoël
Czech: Sup kapský
Danish: Kapgrib
German: Fahlgeier, Kapgeier
English: Cape Griffon, Cape Griffon Vulture, Cape Vulture, Kolbe's Griffon, Kolbe's Vulture
Spanish: Buitre de El Cabo
Estonian: hele-kaeluskotkas
Finnish: Kapinkorppikotka
French: Griffon du Cap, Vautour chassefiente, Vautour fauve d'Afrique du Sud
Italian: Avvoltoio del Capo, Grifone del Capo
Japanese: keapushiroerihagewashi
Japanese: ケアプシロエリハゲワシ
Kwangali: Ekuvi
Latin: Gyps coprotheres, Gyps fulvus coprotheres, Gyps kolbii
Dutch: Kaapse Gier
Norwegian: Kappgribb, Skjellgribb
Polish: sep przyladkowy, sęp przylądkowy
Portuguese: Grifo do Cabo
Russian: Капский гриф, Капский сип
Slovak: sup plavý
Sotho, Southern: Lenong
Swedish: Kapgam
Tswana: Diswaane
Tsonga: Khoti
Xhosa: Ixhalanga
Chinese: 南非兀鹜
Zulu: iNqe


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