Causes and Effects of Temporospatial Declines of Gyps Vultures in Asia

@article{Pain2003CausesAE,
  title={Causes and Effects of Temporospatial Declines of Gyps Vultures in Asia},
  author={Deborah J. Pain and A.A. Cunningham and Paul F. Donald and John W. Duckworth and David C. Houston and Todd E. Katzner and J Parry-Jones and Colin M. Poole and Vibhu M. Prakash and Philip D. Round and Robert J. Timmins},
  journal={Conservation Biology},
  year={2003},
  volume={17}
}
There are eight species in the genus Gyps : Gyps africanus , G. coprotheres, and G. rueppellii in Africa; G. bengalensis , G. indicus , G. tenuirostris , G. himalayensis in Asia; G. fulvus in Europe, Africa, and Asia. The ranges of many of these species overlap, and wintering G. fulvus overlap with several resident species in Asia and Africa (Fig. 1). Gyps species share a similar feeding ecology, scavenging the soft tissues of large mammals, usually ungulates. They tend to be colonial nesters… 
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