Hawks and Eagles (Accipitridae)

Palm-nut Vulture (Gypohierax angolensis) - HBW 2, p. 125

French: Palmiste africain German: Palmgeier Spanish: Buitre Palmero
Other common names: Vulturine Fish-eagle

Taxonomy: Falco angolensis Gmelin, 1788, Angola.
Monotypic genus, apparently intermediate between fish eagles and vultures. Monotypic.

Distribution: Senegambia E to Kenya coast and S to Angola and NE South Africa.

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