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Cathartes aura; Turkey Vulture; (shown with Larus sp.)   

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Cathartes aura
Cathartes aura
Turkey Vulture
(shown with Larus sp.)
Photographer: Joyce Gross

ID: 1111 1111 2222 0245 (2003-12-28)

Copyright © 2003 Joyce Gross

  • date of photo  Dec 25, 2003
  • location   Martin Luther King Jr. Regional Shoreline Park, Oakland (Alameda County, California, US)
  • family Ciconiidae
  • order Ciconiiformes
  • class Aves
  • notes   Turkey vulture is eating a gull.
  • keywords: feeding
  • camera   Canon EOS 10D; 100-400mm IS lens
  • photo category: Animal - Bird

  • common names   Turkey Vulture, Zopilote Aura, Turkey Vulture, Urubu à Tête Rouge (ITIS ) Turkey Vulture (photographer)
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