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Turkey Vulture

Cathartes aura


Large bird with red face


Open fields and woodlands


They can be seen almost anywhere in the US.

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1 Comment

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

great spotting! Could you add the scientific name Cathartes aura, please?

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Katy, Texas, USA

Spotted on Mar 12, 2012
Submitted on Aug 1, 2012

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