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New World Vultures and Condors

Order: Cathartiformes
Family: Cathartidae

Species on page - 5 out of 7 species in 5 out of 5 genera depicted

+ Turkey vulture (Cathartes aura)
+ Black vulture (Coragyps atratus)
+ California condor (Gymnogyps californianus)
+ King vulture (Sarcoramphus papa)
+ Andean condor (Vultur gryphus)

Old World Vultures - Order: Accipitriformes

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Turkey vulture (Cathartes aura) East Bay Hills

Trying to carry-on

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Turkey vulture (Cathartes aura)

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Año Nuevo

Playing the spread

buzzard
Turkey vulture (Cathartes aura)
January 4, 2013

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Vulture and booby

paracas

Peruvian booby (Sula variegata )
Turkey vulture (Cathartes aura)
Paracas, Peru
July 18, 2017
Canon 7Dmark2
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Vulture bathing

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Turkey vulture (Cathartes aura)
Everglades
Florida
April 1, 2018
Canon 7Dmark2

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Black vulture (Coragyps atratus)

Florida

Vulturous head

alligator farm

Black vulture (Coragyps atratus )
en route to St. Augustine, Florida
April 4, 2017
Canon 7Dmark2

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Vulture and turtle

alligator farm

Black vulture (Coragyps atratus )
en route to St. Augustine, Florida
April 4, 2017
Canon 7Dmark2

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Death and harbinger - Florida style

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Flamingo, Everglades National Park
Florida
March 25, 2009

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Harbinger's head

florida
Flamingo, Everglades National Park
March 25, 2009

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Death and harbinger - Brazil style

death and harbinger
Caiman and vulture
Brazil August, 2014

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Vulture perched

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Black vulture (Coragyps atratus)
Everglades
Florida
April 1, 2018
Canon 7Dmark2

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California condor (Gymnogyps californianus)

California condor

pinnacles

California condor (Gymnogyps californianus)
Pinnacles
December 21, 2017
Canon EOS 7D Mark II

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20

pinnacles

California condor (Gymnogyps californianus)
Pinnacles
December 21, 2017
Canon EOS 7D Mark II

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Tender moment

pinnacles

California condor (Gymnogyps californianus)
Pinnacles
December 21, 2017
Canon EOS 7D Mark II

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40 and 27

pinnacles

California condor (Gymnogyps californianus)
Pinnacles
December 21, 2017
Canon EOS 7D Mark II

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King vulture (Sarcoramphus papa)

king vulture
King vulture (Sarcoramphus papa)
Cuiabá zoo
Brazil August 29, 2014

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Andean condor (Vultur gryphus)

Andean condor

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Andean condor (Vultur gryphus)
Cajón del Maipo, Chile
March 27, 2006
Canon digital rebel
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Andean condor

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Andean condor (Vultur gryphus)
Cajón del Maipo, Chile
March 27, 2006
Canon digital rebel
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Last modified: April 21, 2018
Created: December 14, 2012
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