Photo category:
Shrubland of Cyrenaica - Libya
Vertebrates specimen collection
Natural History Museum of Crete exhibition

  • Photo taken by:
    Trikali, M.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Egyptian Vulture
Shrubland of Cyrenaica (Libya) diorama

Photo of a Egyptian Vulture, Neophron percnopterus, the smallest vulture of Europe. Its slender beak enables it to reach the parts of the corpse that the other vultures cannot reach.