Lappet Faced Vulture

Classification

Kingdom-Animalia

Phylum-Chordata

Class-Aves

Order-Falconifornes

Family-Accipitridae

Genus-Torgos

Species-Tracheliotos


Facts

-dominates over all other vultures

-powerful beak that can skin off tough hides (rhino)

-Wingspan is 90 inches or 7.5 feet!

-lives in open land with few plants

-in Eastern Africa, southern Africa, and parts of Arabia

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Adaptations

-habitat

-beak

-size