Lammergeier sentence example
- The lammergeier (Gypaetus barbatus) had almost become extinct in 1900; but several varieties of eagle and falcon are left.
- Lammergeier, Lamm, lamb, and Geier, vulture), or bearded vulture, the Falco barbatus of Linnaeus and the Gypaetus barbatus of modern ornithologists, one of the grandest birds-of-prey of the Palaearctic region - inhabiting lofty mountain chains from Portugal to the borders of China, though within historic times it has been exterminated in several of its ancient haunts.
- There are 25 species of raptors including lammergeier Gypaetus barbatus and four other vultures (Hillman, 1993 ).
- lammergeier vultures are ever circling overhead on the look-out for any kill.