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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(4) The values also differed from the mean isotope ratios reported in Virginia black vultures (Coragyps atratus; 0.8272), Virginia turkey vultures (Cathartes aura; 0.8268),3 and postrelease California condors (Gymnogyps californianus; 0.8284)(4) all of which were attributed to lead ammunition.
These included American crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos), turkey vulture (Cathartes aura), black vulture (Coragyps atratus), raccoon, Virginia opossum, bobcat, red-shouldered hawk (Buteo lineatus), and gray fox (Urocyon cinereoargenteus).
Con el fin de ilustrar las propuestas esteticas de la dramaturgia contemporanea frente a la problematica de la violencia analizaremos tres obras: La penultima cena, de Fabio Rubiano merecedora del Premio Nacional de dramaturgia en 1999; Coragyps sapiens, de Felipe Vergara (2011) y Hienas beben brandy, de Juan Camilo Ahumada (inedito) (4).
Factors influencing the selection of communal roost sites by the Black Vulture Coragyps atratus (Aves:Catharlidae) in an urban area in Central Amazon.
Abstract.--Observations were made of foraging lesser yellow-headed vultures (Cathartes burrovianus), turkey vultures (Cathartes aura), and black vultures (Coragyps atratus) 9-30 May 1983 near Crooked Tree village at Crooked Tree Lagoon (N 17[degrees] 50' 25" W 88[degrees] 31' 25"), 55 km northwest of Belize City, Belize, Central America.
On numerous occasions, the authors observed the resident peregrine falcon intercept and often strike black vultures (Coragyps atratus) that came within the tower's airspace, behavior consistent with the territorial attachment described in Herbert and Herbert (1965).
latirostris), zorro gris (Lycalopex gymnocercus), zorro de monte (Cerdocyon thous) y los jotes negros (Coragyps atratus), entre otros (Jorgenson, 1986; Corriale, 2010; Ojasti, 2011).
The Southern American Black Vulture (Coragyps atratus brasiliensis) is a particularly effective dispersant of oil palm seeds.