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Indian white-rumped vulture
(Oriental white-backed vulture)
Gyps bengalensis
(Syn.: Pseudogyps bengalensis)
(GMELIN, 1788)

Photo by: J. Pfleiderer
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:00
Information Source for Taxonomy:del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A. & Christie, D.A. eds. (1994) HBW. Vol. 2
Body length:95 cm
Wingspan:210 - 280 cm
Weight:3,5 - 5,5 kg
IUCN status:CR (Critically Endangered)

Current Holdings • Former Holdings
North America
  United States of America (1 Holding(s)):
  • Miami (Zoo - vormals Metro Zoo) 
    Holding(s): 1