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Sarcogyps calvus (Scopoli, 1786) – Red-headed Vulture

Taxonomic Notes:

This is also known as the King Vulture, Black Vulture, or Pondicherry Vulture.

Indian and global distribution:
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Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:

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Anonymous. 2019. Sarcogyps calvus (Scopoli, 1786) – Red-headed Vulture. Satose, V., V. Ramachandran, P. Roy, and K. Kunte (Chief Editors). Birds of India, v. 2.11. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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