Ruppell's Vulture - Gyps rueppelli

Length 3.3 ft (101.0 cm)
Wingspan 7.9 ft (241.0 cm)
Weight 15.0-19.8 lb (6800-9000 g)
Clutch Size 1
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Endangered

Ruppell's Vulture or Ruppell's Griffon Vulture is found throughout the Sahel region of central Africa. They are highly social and gather in large flocks. They are carrion eaters.

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