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Rüppell's vulture N Tanzania, N Serengeti Geotagged,Gyps rueppelli,Rüppell's vulture,Tanzania,Winter Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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  1. I read that they are the world's highest flying bird with altitudes recorded at 11,300 m! Posted 7 months ago
  2. Amazing find, Ori! Posted 7 months ago
  3. Magic Ori Posted 7 months ago
  4. Magnificent shot Posted 7 months ago

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Rüppell's vulture, also called Rüppell's griffon vulture, named after Eduard Rüppell, is a large bird of prey, mainly native to the Sahel region and East Africa. Rüppell's vulture is considered to be the highest-flying bird, with confirmed evidence of a flight at an altitude of 11,300 m above sea level.

Similar species: Diurnal Birds Of Prey
Species identified by Ori Fragman Sapir
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By Ori Fragman Sapir

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Uploaded Oct 5, 2021. Captured Sep 6, 2021 07:25 in 7W44+3C Nyamburi Village, Tanzania.
  • COOLPIX P950
  • f/6.3
  • 10/4000s
  • ISO400
  • 250mm