(syn. Gypaetus Ϯ Lammergeier G. barbatus) Gr. γυψ gups, γυπος gupos vulture; "The fifth part [of Gould's Birds of Europe] opens with a very spirited and characteristic figure of the Bearded Lammer - Gupista barbata - Gupiste barbu, Fr. - Avoltojo barbuto, It. - Bärtiger Geieradler, G. This species (in its immature plumage the Vultur niger of some authors) ranks alone in the genus Gupista, which is intermediate between Vultur and Aquila" (C. Wood 1837).