Neophron percnopterus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Family: Accipitriformes > Accipitridae
A small bird of prey – the adult plumage plumage black and white, the juvenile dark. The Egyptian Vulture's breeding range extends from Western Sahara and Spain east to Northern India and Nepal. This is an extremely rare visitor to the UK.
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Status and Trends
Population size and trends and patterns of distribution based on BTO surveys and atlases with data collected by BTO volunteers.
Information about movement and migration based on online bird portals (e.g. BirdTrack), Ringing schemes and tracking studies.
Lifecycle and body size information about Egyptian Vulture, including statistics on nesting, eggs and lifespan based on BTO ringing and nest recording data.
Sample sizes are too small to report Productivity and Nesting statistics for this species.
Sample sizes are too small to report Biometrics for this species.
Feather measurements and photos on featherbase
|Field Codes||5-letter code: EGYVU | Euring: 2470|
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