Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: Indian Vulture

Indian Vulture Gyps indicus

Described by: Scopoli (1786)
Alternate common name(s): Indian Long-billed Vulture, Indian Long-billed Griffon, Indian Griffon
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


India - Date unknown © Giuliano Gerra and Silvio Sommazzi  Delhi, India - Apr 11, 1988 © Peter R. Bono  India - Mar, 1993 © W. S. Clark  Ramanagaram, Bangalore, Karnataka, India - Sep 17, 2005 © Yathin Krishnappa 
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Indian Subcontinent;
Ex. se. Pakistan e. through India s. of the Ganges Plain in Gujarat, Rajasthan, Delhi in n., Madhya Pradesh in the e. and Nilgiris in the s.


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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