- Greater Yellow-headed Vulture
 - Greater Yellow-headed Vulture
 - Greater Yellow-headed Vulture
 - Greater Yellow-headed Vulture

Greater Yellow-headed Vulture Cathartes melambrotus

LC Least Concern
Matthew F. Jones
Version: 1.0 — Published March 4, 2020

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eBird range map for Greater Yellow-headed Vulture

Generated from eBird observations (Year-Round, 1900-present)

Recommended Citation

Jones, M. F. (2020). Greater Yellow-headed Vulture (Cathartes melambrotus), version 1.0. In Birds of the World (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.gyhvul1.01