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Eurasian Griffon Gyps fulvus   - Comparison
Eurasian Griffon
Photographer : © Santanu Manna
Location :Jorbeer Conservation Reserve, Bikaner District, Rajasthan, India
Date : 3 November 2016
English synonyms:Griffon Vulture, Eurasian Griffon Vulture, Common Griffon, Common White-headed Griffon Vulture, European Griffon, Indian White-headed Griffon Vulture (fulvescens), White-headed Griffon Vulture, Gryphon Vulture
Bird Family :Accipitrinae - Hawks, Bazas, Honey-buzzards, Eagles, Kites, Vultures, Harriers & Buzzards
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :From the left: the first two are Eurasian Griffons, then an Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus (immature), a Long-billed Vulture Gyps indicus, Himalayan Griffon Gyps himalayensis (juvenile) and the rest are Griffon Vultures - a comparison of size.