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  • Wa∙šiw (Washoe)
    • hú∙šɨm
  • Spanish
    • Buitre americano cabecirrojo
    • Zopilote aura
    • Aura gallipavo
    • Jote cabeza colorada
    • Guala cabecirroja
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • TUVU
  • English
    • Turkey Vulture
  • Scientific Names
    • Cathartes aura
  • French
    • urubu à tête rouge
  • German
    • Truthahngeier

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Recent observations

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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hfabian

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December 2, 2016 12:52 PM PST

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December 2, 2016 01:47 PM PST

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cwwood

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October 3, 2016 10:45 AM EDT

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elsaleal

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November 6, 2016

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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kaileyeroller

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October 15, 2016 01:23 PM EDT

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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gusty20

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October 18, 2016

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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hfabian

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December 1, 2016 12:31 PM PST

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mazer

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February 17, 2013 10:26 AM PST

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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manuel_rdz

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August 20, 2016 09:46 AM CDT

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davidsarkozi

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December 1, 2016 09:49 AM CST

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ehjalmarson

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May 3, 2015 02:12 PM CDT

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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

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josemareyes

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November 1, 2016 10:36 AM 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.
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