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Black Vulture

Coragyps atratus

Habitat:

Anywhere

Notes:

Many vultures here. All very approachable


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9 Comments

Sam5
Sam5 7 years ago

Love black vulture. This is an excellent shot

MaryOhkwari
MaryOhkwari 7 years ago

Amazing detail on this head shot, thanks for sharing. :)

Aditi Rajan
Aditi Rajan 7 years ago

Amazing details! love it!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 7 years ago

Nice portrait...!!

ceherzog
ceherzog 7 years ago

Fantastic shot...I love it.

auntnance123
auntnance123 7 years ago

Then again I may be mistaken.

auntnance123
auntnance123 7 years ago

Excellent photo btw.

auntnance123
auntnance123 7 years ago

If I'm not mistaken, that is a juvenile turkey vulture. The head skin is limited and gray in color rather than black.

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 7 years ago

Good head shot!

peterlos
Spotted by
peterlos

Maryland, USA

Lat: 39.07, Long: -77.35

Spotted on Jul 24, 2010
Submitted on Aug 2, 2011

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