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  • French
    • urubu à tête rouge
  • Scientific Names
    • Cathartes aura
  • English
    • Turkey Vulture
  • Spanish
    • Zopilote aura
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • TUVU

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Recent observations

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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maractwin

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April 18, 2015 08:11 AM EDT

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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jaykeller

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April 16, 2015 07:15 PM PDT

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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April 17, 2015

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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tclark

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April 17, 2015 03:27 PM EDT

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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dpom

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April 15, 2015 07:56 AM PDT

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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myla-sean

Date

March 11, 2015 06:10 PM EDT

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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February 2, 2015

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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February 4, 2015

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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April 16, 2015

Description

3 in tree by east blind.

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TUVU Cathartes aura

Observer

zaccota

Date

April 15, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura) Cathartes aura

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kentr4000

Date

April 15, 2015 01:22 PM EDT

Description

Seen through canopy. Flyover this location

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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cwwood

Date

October 23, 2006 02:54 PM CDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura), also known in some North American regions as the turkey buzzard (or just buzzard), and in some areas of the Caribbean as the John crow or carrion crow, is the most widespread of the New World vultures. One of three species in the genus Cathartes, in the family Cathartidae, the Turkey Vulture ranges from southern Canada to the southernmost tip of South America. It inhabits a variety of open and semi-open...

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.