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Cinereous Vulture
Aegypius monachus (Linnaeus, 1766)
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Order:
  Accipitriformes
Family:
  Accipitridae
Genus:
  Aegypius

Scientific:
  Aegypius monachus

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1766)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.12 p.122

Protonym:
  Vultur Monachus

Avibase ID:
  158BDC90F07DF1D2

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175494


NEAR THREATENED

Geographic range:

  • Aegypius monachus: Mediterranean basin environs to e Asia
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Cinereous Vulture
Czech:
  sup hnědý
German:
  Mönchsgeier
Danish:
  Munkegrib
Spanish:
  Buitre Negro
Finnish:
  munkkikorppikotka
French:
  Vautour moine
Icelandic:
  Kuflgammur
Italian:
  Avvoltoio monaco
Japanese:
  kurohagewashi
Japanese:
  クロハゲワシ
Dutch:
  Monniksgier
Norwegian:
  Munkegribb
Polish:
  sęp kasztanowaty
Portuguese:
  Abutre-preto
Portuguese (Brazil):
  Cinereous Vulture
Russian:
  Чёрный гриф
Slovak:
  sup tmavohnedý
Swedish:
  grågam
Chinese:
  秃鹫


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
   Eurasian Black Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
   Eurasian Black Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
   Eurasian Black Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Vautour moine ( Aegypius monachus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Vautour moine ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 1st edition:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 3rd edition:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 4th edition:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 6th edition:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements, version 2015:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements, version 2016:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Clements, version 2017:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
eBird version 1.50:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
eBird version 1.52:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
eBird version 1.53:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
eBird version 1.54:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
eBird version 1.55:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
eBird version 2015:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
eBird version 2016:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
eBird version 2017:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   Eurasian Black Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (3/07/2017):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Oriental Bird Club:
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
James Lee Peters:
    Aegypius monachus
James Lee Peters (original):
    Aegypius monachus
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Aegypius monachus
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Cinereous Vulture ( Aegypius monachus)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Aegypius monachus
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Aegypius monachus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Arabic: النسر الأسود, النسر الأسود النسر
Azerbaijani: Qara kərkəsi
Belarusian: Чорны грыф
Bulgarian: Черен лешояд
Bengali: কালা শকুন
Catalan: Trencalòs, Voltor negre
Catalan (Balears): Voltor negre
Valencian: Trencalòs
Czech: Sup hnedý, Sup hnědý, sup hnìdý
Danish: Munkegrib
German: Kuttengeier, Moenchsgeier, Monchsgeier, Mönchsgeier
Greek: Μαυρόγυπας
Greek (Cypriot): Μαυρόγυπας
English: Black Vulture, Cinereous Vulture, Eurasian Black Vulture, Eurasian Black Vuture, European Black Vulture, Monk Vulture, Old World Black Vulture
English (United Kingdom): Black Vulture
Spanish: Buitre Encapuchado, Buitre Negro
Spanish (Spain): Buitre Negro
Estonian: raisakotkas
Basque: Sai beltz, Sai motza, Voltor negre
Persian: دال سیاه, دال (کرکس) سیاه
Finnish: Munkkikorppikotka, mustakondori
French: Vautour arrian, Vautour moine
Galician: Voitre negro, Voltor negre
Hebrew: עוזניה שחורה, עוזנייה שחורה, עזניה שחורה
Croatian: Sup starješina
Hungarian: Barátkeselyû, Barátkeselyű
Armenian: [Sev Anggh ], Սև Անգղ
Icelandic: Kuflgammur
Italian: Avvoltoio monaco
Japanese: kuro hage-washi, kurohagewashi, Kuro-hagewashi, Kurohage-washi
Japanese: クロハゲワシ
Japanese (Kanji): 黒禿鷲
Georgian: სვავი
Kazakh: Тазқара
Kazakh (Transliteration): tazqara
Korean: 독수리
Korean (Transliteration): dok-suri
Latin: Aegypius monachus, Vultur Monachus
Lithuanian: Juodasis grifas, Tamsusis grifas
Latvian: Maitu lija, Melnā lija, Melnais grifs
Macedonian: Црн (Темноглав) мршојадец
Malayalam: കരിങ്കഴുകൻ
Mongolian: Нөмрөг тас, Нохой тас, Тас, Хар тас, Хүсэн ? тас
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠨᠦᠮᠣᠷᠭᠡ ᠲᠠᠰ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠨᠣᠬᠠᠢ ᠲᠠᠰ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Ёл, Шагах ? шувуу
Mongolian (Transliteration): khüsen ? tas, nokhoi tas, nömrög tas, shagakh ? shuvuu, tas, yol
Malay: Burung Hereng Hitam
Dutch: Monniksgier, Ruigpootuil
Norwegian: Munkegribb
Polish: sep kasztanowaty, sęp kasztanowaty
Pinyin: gǒu-tóu-diāo, tū-jiù, zuò-shān-diāo
Portuguese: abutre preto, Abutre-preto
Portuguese (Portugal): Abutre-preto
Romansh: Tschess da chapitsch, tschess dal chapitsch
Romanian: Vultur negru
Russian: Chyorny Grif, бурый гриф, Гриф черный, серый гриф, Черный гриф, Чёрный гриф
Slovak: Sup tmavohnedý, sup tmavohnedý (sup tmavý)
Slovenian: rjavi jastreb
Albanian: Coftingrënsi i zi, Shkaba e zezë
Serbian: crni strvinar, Црни стрвинар
Swedish: Grågam
Thai: แร้งดำ, อีแร้งดำหิมาลัย
Thai (Transliteration): ii-ráeeŋ dam hì-maa-lay, ráeeŋ dam
Turkish: Esmer Akbaba, Kara akbaba, Rahip Akbaba, Тазқара
Tuvinian: Дас
Ukrainian: Гриф чорний , Чорний (Бурий) гриф, Чорний гриф
Vietnamese: Chim Đại bàng đầu trọc, Chim Đại bàng trọc đầu, Đại bàng đầu trọc, Đại bàng trọc đầu
Chinese: [gou-tou-diao], [tu-jiu], [zuo-shan-diao], 坐山, 座山鵰, 狗头, 狗头鵰, 禿鷲, 秃 鹫, 秃鹫
Chinese (Traditional): 坐山雕, 坐山鵰, 狗頭鵰, 禿鷲
Chinese (Taiwan, Traditional): 禿鷲
Chinese (Taiwan): [tu-jiu], 禿鷲, 秃鹫

 

         

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