A Black Vulture aegypius monachus from Roman Valkenburg The Netherlands

Cinereous Vulture (aegypius monachus) Science Article 1


The former occurrence of aegypius monachus in The Netherlands is attested by a bill fragment from the Roman period excavation at Valkenburg (South-Holland). The plausibility of the occurrence of this species in the Dutch prehistoric landscape and in the cultural context of the Roman settlement will be discussed.

Verhagen M., ARDEA 79 (3): 439-442.

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