Coragyps


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Noun1.Coragyps - a genus of CathartidaeCoragyps - a genus of Cathartidae    
bird genus - a genus of birds
Cathartidae, family Cathartidae - condors; turkey buzzards; king vultures
black vulture, carrion crow, Coragyps atratus - American vulture smaller than the turkey buzzard
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Species Date Locality Cathartidae Coragyps atratus Feb 2004 Contulmo, Biobio Region Falconidae Milvago Jul 2003 Canete, Biobio Region chimango M.
Two bones of Coragyps occidentalis, reported by Miller (1931) to be in the LACM collection, could not be found, although four bones referred to this species are in the SBMNH collection (no.
falcinellus (Linnaeus), glossy ibis I R Family Ciconiidae (storks) Mycteria americana Linnaeus, wood stork S R Family Cathartidae (American vultures) Cathartes aura (Linnaeus), turkey vulture I C Coragyps atratus (Bechstein), black vulture S R Order Anseriformes (swans, geese, and ducks) Family Anatidae (swans, geese and ducks) Aix sponsa (Linnaeus), wood duck I C Anas acuta Linnaeus, northern pintail I O A.
The rich bird fauna in the research area included Aratinga jandaia, Buzeo magnirostris, Colombina passerine, Coragyps atratus, Crotophaga ani, Guira guira, Otus choliba, Pitangus sulphuratus, Turdus fumigatus, and Tyranus muscivora.