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Cathartes burroviannus  Cathartes burrovianus,Lesser Yellow-headed Vulture Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

Cathartes burroviannus

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The Lesser Yellow-headed Vulture, ''Cathartes burrovianus'', also known as the Savannah Vulture, is a species of bird in the New World Vulture family Cathartidae. It was considered to be the same species as the Greater Yellow-headed Vulture until they were split in 1964. It is found in Mexico, Central America, and South America in seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland, swamps, and heavily degraded former forest. It is a large bird, with a wingspan of 150-165 centimeters . The body plumage.. more

Similar species: Falcons
Species identified by Minor Torres
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Uploaded Jun 11, 2018. Captured Feb 22, 2015 09:35.
  • Canon EOS 50D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/160s
  • ISO320
  • 300mm