Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Hawks, Eagles and Kites :: White-headed Vulture
White-headed Vulture Trigonoceps occipitalis
Described by: Burchell (1824)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Aegypius occipitalis
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S. Mauritania, Senegambia, s. Mali, Burkina Faso, s. Niger, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, Central African Republic, s. Chad, s. Sudan, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, Zaire, Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya (Mara Game Reserve, Tsavo National Park, Serengeti National Park), Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, s. Angola, ne. Namibia, n. and e. Botswana and n. South Africa (n. Cape Province, Transvaal and n. Natal).
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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