Hooded Vulture
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Order Accipitriformes

Family Accipitridae

Genus Necrosyrtes

Scientific Name

Necrosyrtes monachus

Thumbnail Description

It has a bald head that is mostly white, but flushes red when agitated and a greyish “hood”

Size & Weight

BODY-LENGTH: 62–72 cm (25–28 in)

WEIGHT: 1.5-2.6 kg (3.3-5.7 lbs)

WINGSPAN: 155–165 cm (61–65 in)

Habitat

Unknown

Range

African (south of Sahara)

Diet

Unknown

Incubation Period

Unknown

Gestation Period

Unknown

Weaning Period

Unknown

Sexual Maturity

Unknown

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Speed

Unknown

Baby Name

Unknown

Home Range

Unknown

Group Size

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Behavior

Diurnal

Conservation Status

Critically Endangered

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