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Cathartes aura
Cathartes aura
Turkey Vulture
Photographer: Kim Cabrera

ID: 0000 0000 1203 0849 (2003-12-31)

Copyright © 2003 Kim Cabrera

  • date of photo  Aug 4, 2003
  • location   Near Weott in Humboldt Redwoods State Park, California (Humboldt County, California, US)
  • family Cathartidae
  • order Falconiformes
  • class Aves
  • habitat  Riparian corridor
  • notes   A group of turkey vultures was scavenging a road-killed carcass near the Eel River. Many of them were perching in this tree.
  • contributor's ID #  Turkey Vulture in tree
  • photo category: Animal - Bird

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