Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: New World Vultures :: King Vulture
King Vulture Sarcoramphus papa
Described by: Linnaeus (1758)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors
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RangeC. Central America and tropicl South America;
S. Mexico s. from Sinaloa, Puebla, Veracruz and Belize (Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary) to Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, Trinidad, Guyana, Surinam, Guiana, Brazil (Bahia (Chapada Diamantina)), e. Ecuador, e. Peru, Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay and n. Argentina and w. of the Andes s. to nw. Peru.
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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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