Order
Cathartiformes
Family
Cathartidae
Genus
Coragyps
 
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Black Vulture Coragyps atratus

Neil J. Buckley
Version: 2.0 — Published January 1, 1999

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Figure 1. Distribution of the Black Vulture in North and Central America. - Range Map
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  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of the Black Vulture in North and Central America.

The species is a rare summer resident and local breeder north to the dashed line. This species also breeds in South America.

Recommended Citation

Buckley, N. J. (1999). Black Vulture (Coragyps atratus), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole and F. B. Gill, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.411