Gallery description : picture of a vulture bird

The average weight is 0.85kg - 2.2kg (1.9lbs - 5lbs). The maximum speed it is able to reach is 48km/h (30mph). Vulture is a bird that usually lives in deserts, savannah and grassland near water. It has a feathers skin type. It has 130cm - 183cm (51in - 72in) wing span. The preferred food type is carnivore. These birds usually live 20 - 30 years.

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Facts about vultures
NameVulture
Life Span20 - 30 years
FamilyAccipitridae
PredatorsHawks, snakes, wild cats
Skin TypeFeathers
Size (H)64cm - 81cm (25in - 32in)
HabitatDeserts, savannah and grassland near water
LifestyleSolitary
GenusAegypiinae
ColourBlack, white, grey, tan, brown
Main PreyRats, small and large animal carcasses
ClassAves
Conservation StatusEndangered
PhylumChordata
TypeBird
KingdomAnimalia
Distinctive FeaturesLarge wings and sharp, curved beak
OrderAccipitriformes
Weight0.85kg - 2.2kg (1.9lbs - 5lbs)
DietCarnivore
Average Clutch Size2
Wing Span130cm - 183cm (51in - 72in)
Top Speed48km/h (30mph)
Scientific NameAegypius monachus
Image Details
Description Picture of a vulture bird. Turkey Vulture photo: Bird resting on perch, with brood of vultures ...
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