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How many groups of vulture exists today ?

2
3
4
5


2

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Vultures group resting in trees are known as

Venue
Volt
Committee
All


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The word Geier in terms of Vulture means

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Vultures in English
Vulture in Egypt
Vultures in French
Vultures in Spanish


The word Geier (taken from the German language) does not have a precise meaning in ornithology, and it is occasionally used to refer to a vulture in English, as in some poetry.

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The new world vultures belong to which family ?

Accipitridae
Cathartidae
Aquapiridae
Gevenloid


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Name those vultures which are found in Amazon basin of North South America

Greater yellow-headed vultures
Black headed vulture
Turkey vulture
King vulture


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Cathartes aura is the scientific name of ?

American vultures
Turkey vultures
Egyptian vultures
Russian vultures


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Which among the following is the member of the genus Neophron ?

King vulture
queen vulture
Egyptian vultures
American vultures


The Egyptian Vulture also called the White Scavenger Vulture or Pharaoh's Chicken is a small Old World vulture and the only member of the genus Neophron.

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From which language the word vulture was taken ?

Thai
Latin
English
German


The common name "vulture" is derived from the Latin word vultures, which means "tearer" and is a reference to its feeding habits.

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In which year, C. a. atratus, named by the German ornithologist Johann Matthäus Bechstein , is known as the North American Black Vulture.

1789
1876
1793
1934


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Carrion is the natural food of______________.

white vultures
black vultures
brown vultures
none


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