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genus

Gyps Savigny, 1809

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Accipitriformes »  family Accipitridae - kites, hawks and eagles

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

species Gyps africanus Salvadori, 1865 - White-backed Vulture

Gyps africanus - 0000000001 1

species Gyps bengalensis (J. F. Gmelin, 1788) - White-rumped Vulture

Gyps bengalensis - 0000000001 1

species Gyps coprotheres (J. R. Forster, 1798) - Cape Griffon
species Gyps fulvus (Hablizl, 1783) - Griffon Vulture

Gyps fulvus - 000000000111

species Gyps himalayensis Hume, 1869 - Himalayan Griffon

Gyps himalayensis - 0000000001 1

species Gyps indicus (Scopoli, 1786) - Long-billed Vulture
species Gyps melitensis Lydekker, 1890
species Gyps rueppellii (A. E. Brehm, 1852) - Rueppell's Griffon

Gyps rueppellii - 0000000001 1

species Gyps tenuirostris G. R. Gray, 1844 - Slender-billed Vulture

Links and literature

EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 7.3 [http://www.worldbirdnames.org/] [as Gyps Savigny, 1809]
Data retrieved on: 16 November 2017

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Explanations

extinct taxon