Order
Cathartiformes
Family
Cathartidae
Genus
Cathartes
 
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Version 2.0

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 - Turkey Vulture
 - Turkey Vulture (Northern)
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Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

David A. Kirk and Michael J. Mossman
Version: 2.0 — Published January 1, 1998

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Figure 1. Distribution of Turkey Vulture. - Range Map
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  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of Turkey Vulture.

This species also breeds in South America and e. Caribbean. See text for details.

Recommended Citation

Kirk, D. A. and M. J. Mossman (1998). Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura), 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.339