Genus PSEUDOGYPS

Genus PSEUDOGYPS.

Pseudogyps Sharpe, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (4) xi, p. 133 (1873).

Type, Vultur bengalensis Gmelin.

The genus Pseudogyps differs from the other Vultures in having 12 tail-feathers instead of 14. The genus contains two species, one Indian and one African.

BookTitle: 
The Fauna Of British India, Including Ceylon And Burma-birds(second Edition)
Reference: 
Baker, EC S (1922–1930) The fauna of British India, including Ceylon and Burma. Second edition. vol.5 1928.
Title in Book: 
Genus PSEUDOGYPS
Book Author: 
Edward Charles Stuart Baker
Year: 
1928
Page No: 
19
M_ID: 
2643
M_SN: 
Gyps
Volume: 
Vol. 5
Term name: 
id: 
4293

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