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South American turkey vulture
Cathartes aura ruficollis
SPIX, 1824

Photo by: F. Spangenberg
Additional images here: www.biolib.cz

Information Source for Taxanomy:del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A. & Christie, D.A. eds. (1994) HBW. Vol. 2
Tail length:22 - 29 cm
Body length:62 - 76 cm
Wingspan:160 - 182 cm

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European Union
  Denmark (1 Holding(s)):
  • Randers (Randers Regnskov) 
      Germany (1 Holding(s)):
  • Walsrode (Weltvogelpark) 
    Number: 2
    Non-EU and other EAZA countries
      United Arab Emirates (1 Holding(s)):
  • Kalba (Bird of Prey centre) 
    Number: 1