Neophron


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Noun1.Neophron - a genus of AccipitridaeNeophron - a genus of Accipitridae    
bird genus - a genus of birds
Accipitridae, family Accipitridae - hawks; Old World vultures; kites; harriers; eagles
Egyptian vulture, Neophron percnopterus, Pharaoh's chicken - small mostly white vulture of Africa and southern Eurasia
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Rapid population declines of Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus and Red-headed Vulture Sarcogyps calvus in India.
Target species : Falco biarmicus Hieraaetus fasciatus Neophron percnopterus
Until 2015, a total of 20 Egyptian vultures have been tagged with satellite transmitters as part of the Life+ project The Return of the Neophron to track migration routes to study migration routes, wintering areas and mortality causes in the first two years of their lives.
Explaining the local history of the Egyptian vulture - Neophron percnopterus - Maia Sarrouf Willson, research and conservation manager at ESO, "In the Arabian peninsula, this species is thought to have declined by 90 per cent over the last 50 years, and in 2008 it was categorised as endangered on the IUCN Red List.
Maia Sarrouf Willson, ESO research and conservation manager, explained the local history of the Egyptian vulture, or Neophron percnopterus: "In the Arabian peninsula this species is thought to have declined by 90 per cent over the last 50 years, and in 2008 it was categorised as endangered on the IUCN Red List.
Acquisition of food by fledgling Egyptian Vultures Neophron percnopterus by nest-switching and acceptance by foster adults.