Adult Egyptian Vulture
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Characteristics
Colouring Brown upper wings, dirty white body, yellow face
Voice Silent
Feeds on Carrion
Flight Magnificent soaring, slow wingbeats
Nesting Cliff
Social Small Flocks
Adult Egyptian Vulture
Adult Egyptian Vulture
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Base Information
Sex Both
Age Adult
Status Secure
Order Accipitriformes
Family Accipitridae
Species Neophron percnopterus
Category Birds of Prey
StdName Egyptian Vulture
Vital Statistics
Length 55 to 65 cms
Weight 1600 to 2100 gms
Wingspan 155 to 170 cms
Lifespan 10 to 15 years
Beak Length Medium
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape Hooked
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
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Region NANNorth America
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Country USNUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Adult Egyptian Vulture (Species=Neophron percnopterus / Standard Name=Egyptian Vulture)