English Name Slender-billed Vulture
Scientific Name Gyps tenuirostris
German Name
Spanish Name
French Name Vautour à bec élancé
Slender-billed Vulture
Peters Family Name ACCIPITRIDAE(Acciptrinae):Hawks,Eagles Order 480.5
Sibley Monroe Family Name ACCIPITRIDAE(Accipitrinae):Hawks,Eagles Order 3406.5
Gill Family Name ACCIPITRIDAE:Hawks,Eagles and Kites Order 636.5
New 2013 Family Name ACCIPITRIDAE,Gypinae:Gypinine Vultures Order 10501.0
English Synonyms
%Note:Rassmussen & Parry,2000,Abstract,p.64,118th stated meeting of the AOU..split G.tenuirostris from G.indicus.
Authority G.R.Gray 1844
Habitat drier open country in vicinity of human habitation;also far from villages
Breeding Dec-Jan in Myanmar,in Kamrup district,Assam and elsewhere in India.