AnAge entry for Gyps coprotheres
Classification (HAGRID: 04606)
Class: Aves (Taxon entry)
- Gyps coprotheres
- Common name
- Cape vulture
Lifespan, ageing, and relevant traits
- Maximum longevity
- 31.2 years (wild)
- ref. 1343
- Sample size
- Data quality
The maximum lifespan recorded in the wild was 31.2 years .
Life history traits (averages)
- No information is available on life history. Please contact us if you wish to suggest or contribute data.
No information on metabolism is available.
-  Paijmans et al. (2017), SAFRING longevity and movement records for southern African vultures (subfamilies Aegypiinae and Gypaetinae)