(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).

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Jobling, J. A. (2019). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2019). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 21 January 2019).