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Immature Cape Vulture Gyps coprotheres breaks species range record

Margaret T Hirschauer, Kerri Wolter, Rhys E Green, Toby H Galligan

...Over the 20-month observation period, the Cape Vulture considered in this paper visited seven countries. We calculated its total foraging range to be 2,066,350 km2 The foraging range of this Cape Vulture is the largest recorded for the species; indeed, it is more than four times larger than that the previous record holder....

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