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Is this Ruppell's Griffon Vulture?

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Offline Trik

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« on: October 18, 2015, 19:08 PM »
I have posted two shots to show the differences in the underwings which made me wonder if the first one is a Ruppell's, as I've seen some photos online which look the same and are identified as Ruppell's .

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« Reply #1 on: October 19, 2015, 09:26 AM »
Hi there, if you take a look at some images on a google search for rupels you will see that the breast and of the rupels is also very speckled so I would say that you have a Eurasion griffon in your first image...
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« Reply #2 on: October 19, 2015, 15:08 PM »
Thanks, Clive.  I see what you mean now about the breast feathers.  A bit disappointing, but maybe next year...!

Trik