Find another word for lammergeier. In this page you can discover 3 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for lammergeier, like: bearded-vulture, lammergeyer and gypaetus-barbatus.
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.