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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 one year ago
  2. Amazing find, Ori! Posted one year ago
  3. Magic Ori Posted one year ago
  4. Magnificent shot Posted one year 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