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Hooded Vulture

Necrosyrtes monachus (Temminck, 1823)

The Hooded Vulture (Necrosyrtes monachus) is an Old World vulture in the order Accipitriformes, which also includes eagles, kites, buzzards and hawks. It is the only member of the genus Necrosyrtes. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Accipitriformes
Family:
  Accipitridae
Genus:
  Necrosyrtes

Scientific:
  Necrosyrtes monachus

Citation:
  (Temminck, 1823)

Reference:
  Pl.Col. livr.38 pl.222

Protonym:
  Cathartes monachus

Avibase ID:
  131038ADDA3373B0

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/131038AD

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 561476


CRITICALLY ENDANGERED

Geographic range:

  • Necrosyrtes monachus: Savanna of Africa south of the Sahara
English:
Hooded Vulture
Czech:
sup kapucín
German:
Kappengeier
Danish:
Hættegrib
Spanish:
Alimoche Sombrío
Finnish:
huppukorppikotka
French:
Vautour charognard
Icelandic:
Hettugammur
Italian:
Capovaccaio pileato
Japanese:
zukinhagewashi
Japanese:
ズキンハゲワシ
Dutch:
Kapgier
Norwegian:
Hettegribb
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Hettegribb
Polish:
scierwnik brunatny
Portuguese:
Abultre-da-capuz
Russian:
Бурый стервятник
Slovak:
sup čiapočkatý
Swedish:
kappgam
Ukrainian:
Стерв’ятник бурий
Chinese:
冠兀鹫


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

African Bird Club Checklist 2004:
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African Bird Club Checklist August 2005:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2007:
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African Bird Club Checklist January 2008:
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African Bird Club Checklist May 2009:
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African Bird Club Checklist March 2010:
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Vautour charognard ( Necrosyrtes monachus) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
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Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 2018:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
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James Lee Peters:
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James Lee Peters (original):
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James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993):
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Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
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Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Necrosyrtes monachus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Monnikaasvoël
Bulgarian: Качулат лешояд
Catalan: Aufrany fosc
Czech: Sup kapucín
Danish: Hættegrib
German: Kappengeier
English: Hooded Vulture, Monk Vulture
English (IOC): Hooded Vulture
English (Kenya): Hooded Vulture
Spanish: Alimoche Sombrío, Buitre Negro
Spanish (Spain): Alimoche Sombrío
Spanish (HBW): Alimoche sombrío
Estonian: munk-raipekotkas
Finnish: Huppukorppikotka
French: Charognard, Charognard commun, Néophron moine, Percnoptère brun, Vautour charognard, Vautour moine
Hebrew: נשר נזירי, עזניה אפורת כיפה
Hungarian: csuklyás keselyű
Icelandic: Hettugammur
Italian: Avvoltoio cappuccino, Capovaccaio pileato, Cappovaccaio pileato
Japanese: zukinhagewashi
Japanese: ズキンハゲワシ
Kwangali: Ekuvi
Scientific: Cathartes monachus, Neccrosyrtes monachus, Necrosyrtes monachus, Necrosyrtes monachus pileatus, Necrosytes monachus
Lithuanian: Grifas vienuolis, Laibasnapis grifas
Latvian: kapuces grifs
Dutch: Kapgier
Norwegian Nynorsk: Hettegribb
Norwegian: Hettegribb
Polish: scierwnik brunatny, ścierwnik brunatny, sęp brunatny
Portuguese: Abultre-da-capuz, Abutre-de-capuz, Jagudi
Portuguese (Portugal): Abutre-de-capucho
Russian: Бурый стервятник, гриф-монах
Slovak: sup ciapockatý, sup čiapočkatý, sup čiapočkatý (zdochlinár čiapočkatý), Sup čiapočkavý
Slovenian: kapucasti jastreb
Shona: Gora
Serbian: Crna kanja
Siswant: Lingce
Swedish: Kappgam, Munkgam
Swahili: Tumbusi Kapuchini
Turkish: Keşiş Akbabası
Tsonga: Koti
Ukrainian: Стерв’ятник бурий
Chinese: 冠兀鹫
Chinese (Traditional): 頭巾兀鷲

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