Aegypius


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A cinereous vulture (Aegypius monachus) fledgling was found disorientated on the roof of a building in Madrid City, Spain, in 2016.
Durante el periodo reproductor, algunas aves (Aquila chrysaetos, Neophron percnopterus, Aegypius monachus) pueden sufrir frecuentes molestias debidas principalmente a la realizacion de actividades forestales, como desbroces de matorral, podas, repaso de caminos, etc.
Research on wintering of Aegypius monachus in Korea.
2005: Application of central-place foraging theory shows the importance of Mediterranean dehesas for the conservation of cinereous vulture Aegypius monachus.--Biological Conservation 126: 582-590.
Abstract: To establish reference standards for ocular ultrasound and biometry, 24 cinereous vultures (Aegypius monachus) (45 eyes) underwent B-rnode and A-mode ultrasonographic examination using a 12.5-MHz probe.
Ten species are considered to be threatened viz., Endangered (EN): Falco cherrug and Neophron percnopterus, Near Threatened (NT): Aegypius monachus, Aythya nyroca, Falco vespertinus, Limosa limosa and Numenius arquata, and Vulnerable (VU): Aquila clanga, Aquila heliaca and Otis tarda; and the balance 229 species as Least Concern (LC) (IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, 2017-2).
Residing there are also many protected animals such as the argali sheep (Ovis ammon), the snow leopard (Panthera uncia), the wolf (Canis lupus), the stoat (Mustela erminea), the lynx (Lynx lynx), the cinereous vulture (Aegypius monachus), and the golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos).
The secretary bird was observed as being attacked by one of the cohoused cinereous vultures (Aegypius monachus) 2 months before the initial symptoms were apparent.
There are also many protected animals such as argali sheep (Ovis ammon) snow leopards (Uncia undo) wolves (Canis lupus) ferrets (Mustela erminea) lynxes (Lynx lynx) vultures (Aegypius monachus) and golden eagles (Aquila chrysaetos).
Aegypius monachus (Black Vulture)###-###1 (15.12.2007)###-###2 (15.09.2008)###R###NT###A.2
Protein concentrations have been observed to increase with age for bald ibis (Geronticus eremita), (30) cinereous [black] vultures (Aegypius monachus), (31) common [ring-necked] pheasants (Phasianus colchicus, (32) burrowing parrots (Cyanoliseus patagonus, (33) and bearded vultures (Gypaetus barbatus) (34) and decrease with age for common ostriches (Struthio camelus), (10) canvasbacks (Avthya valisineria), (35) brown pelicans (Pelecanus occidentalis), (36) and harpy eagles (Harpia harpvja).
Although lead poisoning has been documented in all 4 species of vultures living in Spain, the griffon vulture, (1) cinereous vulture (Aegypius monachus), (13) bearded vulture (Gypaetus barbatus), (14) and Egyptian vulture (Neophron percnopterus), (15) we did not find any reports of lead poisoning in the vulture species living in Portugal.