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Bird Identification: Unknown bird watched in Colombia

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khafre
80011
United States

November 2, 2012
9:02 PM

Post #9323298

Hi, Im desperately trying to find out information about this type of bird. It seems to me like a certain kind of turkey but I have no clue. sorry that is the best photo i took. I didnt think at the time i would want to find out more about this bird.

Thanks.

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MargaretK
PERTH
Australia

November 3, 2012
12:16 AM

Post #9323338

It look like a King Vulture. http://www.arkive.org/king-vulture/sarcoramphus-papa/

Resin

Resin
Northumberland
United Kingdom
(Zone 9a)

November 3, 2012
7:06 AM

Post #9323467

Ditto to King Vulture. Presumably a captive bird?

Resin

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