Red-headed Vulture 
 
 

Scientific Name:
Sarcogyps calvus
Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Indian Black Vulture, Pondicherry Vulture
Group:
Birds
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
CR-IUCN: 2009
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Asia, Middle East

Facts Summary:
The Red-headed Vulture (Sarcogyps calvus) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "birds" and found in the following area(s): Asia, Middle East. This species is also known by the following name(s): Indian Black Vulture, Pondicherry Vulture.


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