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Eurasian or Cape Griffon

Gyps [fulvus or coprotheres] (= Gyps fulvus) (Hablizl, 1783)




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Order:
  Accipitriformes
Family:
  Accipitridae
Genus:
  Gyps

Scientific:
  Gyps fulvus

Citation:
  (Hablizl, 1783)

Reference:
  NeueNordischeBeytrage 4 p.58

Protonym:
  Vultur fulvus

Avibase ID:
  48E105F4878B6DD5

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/48E105F4

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 175487

Geographic range:

  • Gyps fulvus fulvus: NW Africa and Iberian Peninsula to Middle East
  • Gyps fulvus fulvescens: Afghanistan, Pakistan and n India to Assam
  • Gyps coprotheres: Open plains and mountains of southern Africa
English:
Eurasian or Cape Griffon
Catalan:
Voltor comú
Czech:
sup bělohlavý
Danish:
Gåsegrib
German:
Gänsegeier
Spanish:
Buitre Leonado
Finnish:
hanhikorppikotka
French:
Vautour fauve ou V. chassefiente
Croatian:
Bjeloglavi sup
Hungarian:
Fakó keselyû
Icelandic:
Gæsagammur
Italian:
Grifone
Japanese:
shiroerihagewashi
Japanese:
ケアプシロエリハゲワシ
Lithuanian:
Palšasis grifas
Dutch:
Vale Gier
Norwegian:
Gåsegribb
Polish:
sęp płowy
Portuguese:
Grifo-comum
Russian:
Белоголовый сип
Slovak:
sup bielohlavý
Serbian:
sup bjeloglavi
Swedish:
Gåsgam
Ukrainian:
Білоголовий сип
Chinese:
西域兀赞
Chinese (Traditional):
西域兀鷲


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Eurasian or Cape Griffon ( Gyps [fulvus or coprotheres])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Eurasian or Cape Griffon ( Gyps [fulvus or coprotheres])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Eurasian or Cape Griffon ( Gyps [fulvus or coprotheres])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Eurasian or Cape Griffon ( Gyps [fulvus or coprotheres])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Eurasian or Cape Griffon ( Gyps [fulvus or coprotheres])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Eurasian or Cape Griffon ( Gyps [fulvus or coprotheres])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Eurasian or Cape Griffon ( Gyps [fulvus or coprotheres])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Eurasian or Cape Griffon ( Gyps [fulvus or coprotheres])
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Griffon Vulture ( Gyps fulvus) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Gyps fulvus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Gyps fulvus [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Gyps fulvus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Other synonyms


Afrikaans: Kransaasvoël
Arabic: النسر, النسر الأسمر, النسر النسر
Asturian: La Utre
Azerbaijani: Ağbaş Asiya kərkəsi, Qara leşyeyən
Belarusian: Белагаловы сіп
Bulgarian: Белоглав лешояд
Bengali: ইউরেশীয় গৃধিনী
Catalan: Voltor comú, Voltor lleonat, Voltor negre
Catalan (Balears): Voltor lleonat
Valencian: Voltor negre
Czech: Sup belohlavý, Sup bělohlavý
Welsh: Fultur, Fwltur
Danish: Gåsegrib
German: Gaensegeier, Gänsegeier
Greek: Ορνιο, Όρνιο
Greek (Cypriot): Γύπας
English: Eurasian Griffon, Eurasian Griffon Vulture, Eurasian or Cape Griffon, Griffon Vulture
Esperanto: Ansergrifo, Vulturo
Spanish: Buitre común, Buitre Leonado
Estonian: Kaeluskotkas
Basque: Sai arre, Sai arrea, Voltor comú
Finnish: Hanhikorppikotka
Faroese: Gammur
French: Vautour fauve, Vautour fauve ou V. chassefiente, Vautour griffon
Frisian: Feale gier
Irish: Bultúr, Bultúr Gríofa
Galician: Voitre, Voltor comú
Hebrew: נשר, נשר מקראי
Croatian: Bjeloglavi sup
Hungarian: Fakó keselyû, Fakókeselyü
Armenian: [Spitakaglukh Anggh ], Սպիտակագլուխ Անգղ
Icelandic: Gæsagammur
Italian: Grifone
Japanese: shiroerihagewashi, Shiroerihage-washi
Japanese: ケアプシロエリハゲワシ
Japanese (Kanji): 白襟禿鷲
Georgian: ორბი
Kazakh: Ақбас құмай, Қара құмай
Kazakh (Transliteration): aq-bas qumay
Scientific: Gyps [fulvus or coprotheres], Gyps fulvus, Gyps fulvus fulvus, Vultur fulvus
Luxembourgish: Gänsegeier
Lithuanian: Grifas, Palšasis grifas
Latvian: Baltgalvas grifs, Kalnu lija
Macedonian: Белоглав мршоjадец, Белоглав мршојадец, Картел
Mongolian: Ухаа хажир, Цагаан тологойт тас
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠬᠣᠧᠠ ᠬᠠᠵᠢᠷ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠬᠣᠧᠠ ᠬᠠᠵᠢᠷ ᠪᠦᠷᠭᠦᠳ
Mongolian (Transliteration): ukhaa khajir
Maltese: Avultun Prim
Nepali: खैरो गिद्ध
Dutch: Vale Gier
Norwegian: Gåsegribb
Polish: sęp płowy
Pinyin: xī-yù wù-jiù
Portuguese: grifo, Grifo-comum
Romansh: Tschess cularin
Romanian: Vultur sur
Russian: Белоголовый сип, Сип белоголовый
Sardinian: Bentruxiu, Murru, Untruxu
Slovak: Sup bielohlavý, Sup biely
Slovenian: beloglavi jastreb
Albanian: Shkaba, Zhgaba
Serbian: Beloglavi sup, sup bjeloglavi, Белоглави суп
Swedish: Gåsgam
Turkish: Akbaba, Kızıl akbaba, kyzyl akbaba
Tuvinian: Ак баштыг дас
Ukrainian: Білоголовий сип, Сип (Гриф) бiлоголовий, Сип білоголовий
Chinese: 兀鹫, 西域兀赞
Chinese (Traditional): 西域兀鷲

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