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Andean Condor
Andean Condor

Scientific Name
Vultur gryphus

Family
Cathartidae

Distribution
In Chile, from Arica to Cape Horn. Habitat : mountains..

Details
L. 120 cm, wingspan 3 m. Bare head and neck of a dirty flesh pink. Male has a large bare crest pon the forehead. White collar at the base of the neck. Body, tail and wings black, with a large white patch in the upperwing.

Bibliography Guia de Campo de Aves de Chile
Braulio Araya y Guillermo Millie

Birds of Southern South America and Antarctica
Martin de la Pe├▒a and Maurice Rumboll


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