Some recent evidence of the presence of the Critically Endangered Gyps vulture populations in northern Shan State, Myanmar

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Sai Sein Lin Oo
Nang Lao Kham
Kyaw Myo Naing
Swen C. Renner


Presence of the Critically Endangered Gyps vulture populations in northern Shan State, Myanmar.  On 27 November 2018, we observed a flock of G. bengalensis, G. tenuirostris, and G. himalayanensis in Man Sant Village, Mong Yai Township, Northern Shan State, Myanmar. The most notable feature of our observation was the presence of G. bengalensis and G. tenuirostris: we could observe as many as 38 vultures of three species.


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