- Wereldthema's -

Home > Animals > Birds > Falconiformes, Accipitriformes

Gyps rueppelli
Rüppell's Vulture (Eng)  Rüppell's Gier (Ned)
Keywords: Bird;Accipitriformes;Accipitridae

Gyps rueppelli

Rüppell's Vulture (Eng) Rüppell's Gier (Ned)

Rate this file (No vote yet)

File information
Album name:martheijnens / Falconiformes, Accipitriformes
Keywords:Bird / Accipitriformes / Accipitridae
Photonumber, location and date:200932045, Mali/between Djenné and Douentza, 13-11-2009
Habitat:In grasslands, mountains, and woodlands. Very social birds, roosting, nesting, and gathering to feed in large flocks.
Origin/distribution, remarks:Occurs throughout the Sahel region of central Africa. Rapidly decreasing due to loss of habitat, deliberate poisoning by ivory poachers and other factors.
Date added:Feb 22, 2017