Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: New World Vultures :: California Condor
California Condor Gymnogyps californianus
Described by: Shaw (1798)
Alternate common name(s): Californian Condor
Old scientific name(s): Vultur californianus, Pseudogryphus californianus
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RangeEx. sw. United States;
C. coastal range of California, Lion Canyon of Los Padres National Forest.
Reintroduced into the Vermilion Cliffs area of n. Arizona. Prime viewing site: 3 miles off US 89A, which is one mile from Vermillion Cliffs.
Last reported from Oregon in the 1830's and from San Diego County and Baja in the 1930's.
North America n. of Mexican border
Summer and Winter: sw. CAL and n. ARZ.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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