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Cape griffon vulture
(Kolbe's vulture)*
Gyps coprotheres
(Syn.: Gyps kolbi)*
(J. R. FORSTER, 1798)


Photo by: F. Spangenberg
      
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Number of Subspecies:00
Information Source for Taxanomy:del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A. & Christie, D.A. eds. (1994) HBW. Vol. 2
 
Body length:95 - 105 cm
Wingspan:228 - 250 cm
Weight:7,1 - 10,9 kg
IUCN status:VU (Vulnerable)
 


Current Holdings
European Union
Non-EU and other EAZA countries
  United Kingdom (2 Holding(s)):
 
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  • Barry (Welsh Hawking) 
     
  •  
  • Weston (Baytree Owl and Wildlife Centre) 
    Number: 2