Gypaetus barbatus


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Noun1.Gypaetus barbatus - the largest Eurasian bird of preyGypaetus barbatus - the largest Eurasian bird of prey; having black feathers hanging around the bill
Old World vulture - any of several large vultures of Africa and Eurasia
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Protein concentrations have been observed to increase with age for bald ibis (Geronticus eremita), (30) cinereous [black] vultures (Aegypius monachus), (31) common [ring-necked] pheasants (Phasianus colchicus, (32) burrowing parrots (Cyanoliseus patagonus, (33) and bearded vultures (Gypaetus barbatus) (34) and decrease with age for common ostriches (Struthio camelus), (10) canvasbacks (Avthya valisineria), (35) brown pelicans (Pelecanus occidentalis), (36) and harpy eagles (Harpia harpvja).
Among these literary rare species there is an extinct species in Portugal (the bearded vulture, Gypaetus barbatus, mentioned by Aquilino Ribeiro).
2009: Diet and food preferences of the endangered Bearded vulture Gypaetus barbatus: a basis for their conservation.--Ibis 151: 235-243.
However, the vulture restaurants' attempts to conserve the endangered population of bearded vultures (Gypaetus barbatus) in the Pyrenees have had undesirable responses: while the number of breeding pairs increased, the breeding success dropped dramatically.
The lammergeier (Gypaetus barbatus) is a special case.