Lammergeier (Bearded Vulture)
Gypaetus barbatus
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The lammergeier or bearded vulture has straight, long wings, a wedge-shaped tail and the 'beard'. The top photo was taken at Barafu camp on Mt. Kilimanjaro (7-15), courtesy of Phil Stouffer. The other photos were taken at Oldonyo Sambu on western Mt. Meru (4-12).

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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-24 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Anabel Harries, Phil Stouffer

Last Update this page: 11-07-23