griffon vulture

(redirected from Eurasian Griffon)
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Related to Eurasian Griffon: Common Griffon Vulture
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Noun1.griffon vulture - large vulture of southern Europe and northern Africa having pale plumage with black wingsgriffon vulture - large vulture of southern Europe and northern Africa having pale plumage with black wings
Old World vulture - any of several large vultures of Africa and Eurasia
genus Gyps, Gyps - a genus of Accipitridae
Translations
hanhikorppikotka
swallow
Gyps fulvus
grifas
beloglavi jastreb
gåsgam
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The Eurasian griffon has nested in Herzegovina on dolomite and limestone rocks (Talsky, 1882; Reiser, 1939).
Grosbeak, Pink Browed Rosefinch, Eurasian Griffon, Himalyan Griffion, etc.
This has resulted in an increase in the number of malnourished young vultures being taken to wildlife recovery centres, and an increase in the number of reports of attacks on neonatal and non-neonatal livestock by Eurasian griffon Gyps fulvus and cinereous Aegypius monachus vultures (see Donazar et al.