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Turkey Vulture [Northern group]

Cathartes aura [aura, septentrionalis or meridionalis] (= Cathartes aura aura) (Linnaeus, 1758)




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Classification
Order:
  Accipitriformes
Family:
  Cathartidae
Genus:
   Cathartes
Scientific:
  Cathartes aura aura


Original description

Citation:
  (Linnaeus, 1758)

Reference:
  Syst.Nat.ed.10 p.86

Protonym:
  Vultur Aura

Link:
  https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726991


Avibase identifiers

Avibase ID:
  F027012DD4424A04

Avibase ID:
  avibase-F027012D

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F027012D


Taxonomic Serial Number:
  TSN: 175266

Geographic range:

  • Cathartes aura [aura or meridionalis]: W North America south to Costa Rica; Greater Antilles
  • Cathartes aura septentrionalis: E North America
English:
Turkey Vulture [Northern group]
Czech:
kondor krocanovitý (ssp. aura/septentrionalis)
German:
Truthahngeier (aura/septentrionalis)
Spanish:
Aura Gallipavo (aura/septentrionalis)
Spanish (Spain):
Aura gallipavo (aura/septentrionalis)
Finnish:
kalkkunakondori (aura/septentrionalis)
French:
Urubu à tête rouge [aura, septentrionalis ou meridionalis]
Icelandic:
Kalkúnhrævi (aura/septentrionalis)
Japanese (romaji):
himekondoru (aura/septentrionalis)
Japanese:
ヒメコンドル(aura/septentrionalis)
Dutch:
Roodkopgier (Noordelijk)
Norwegian:
kalkunkondor (aura/septentrionalis)
Polish:
sępnik różowogłowy (aura/septentrionalis)
Portuguese (Brazil):
urubu-de-cabeça-vermelha (aura/septentrionalis)
Russian:
Катарта-индейка (aura/septentrionalis)
Slovak:
kondor morkovitý (skup.)
Serbian:
Ćurkasti lešinar (aura/septentrionalis)
Swedish:
kalkongam (aura/septentrionalis)


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Turkey Vulture [Northern group] ( Cathartes aura [aura, septentrionalis or meridionalis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Turkey Vulture [Northern group] ( Cathartes aura [aura or septentrionalis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Turkey Vulture [Northern group] ( Cathartes aura [aura or septentrionalis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Turkey Vulture [Northern group] ( Cathartes aura [aura, septentrionalis or meridionalis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Turkey Vulture [Northern group] ( Cathartes aura [aura, septentrionalis or meridionalis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Turkey Vulture [Northern group] ( Cathartes aura [aura, septentrionalis or meridionalis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Turkey Vulture [Northern group] ( Cathartes aura [aura, septentrionalis or meridionalis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 07 (Feb 2020):
Turkey Vulture [Northern group] ( Cathartes aura [aura, septentrionalis or meridionalis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 08 (Feb 2021):
Turkey Vulture [Northern group] ( Cathartes aura [aura, septentrionalis or meridionalis])
eBird version 1.50:
Turkey Vulture (Northern) ( Cathartes aura aura/septentrionalis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Turkey Vulture (Northern) ( Cathartes aura aura/septentrionalis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
Turkey Vulture (Northern) ( Cathartes aura aura/septentrionalis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.54:
Turkey Vulture (Northern) ( Cathartes aura aura/septentrionalis) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Turkey Vulture (Northern) ( Cathartes aura aura/septentrionalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Turkey Vulture (Northern) ( Cathartes aura aura/septentrionalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Turkey Vulture (Northern) ( Cathartes aura aura/septentrionalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Turkey Vulture (Northern) ( Cathartes aura aura/septentrionalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Turkey Vulture (Northern) ( Cathartes aura aura/septentrionalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Turkey Vulture (Northern) ( Cathartes aura aura/septentrionalis) [version 1]
eBird version 2021:
Turkey Vulture (Northern) ( Cathartes aura aura/septentrionalis) [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: subspecies group (sometimes a species)

This taxon is a subspecies of Cathartes aura

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Other synonyms


Czech: kondor krocanovitý (ssp. aura/septentrionalis)
German: Truthahngeier (aura/septentrionalis)
English: Turkey Vulture (Northern group), Turkey Vulture (Northern), Turkey Vulture [Northern group]
English, HBW: Turkey Vulture (Northern)
English (IOC): Turkey Vulture (Northern)
English (United States): Turkey Vulture (Northern)
Spanish: Aura Gallipavo (aura/septentrionalis), Zopilote Aura (aura/septentrionalis)
Spanish (Argentine): Jote Cabeza Colorada (aura/septentrionalis)
Spanish (Chile): Jote de cabeza colorada (aura/septentrionalis)
Spanish (Costa Rica): Zopilote Cabecirrojo (aura/septentrionalis)
Spanish (Cuba): Aura tiñosa (aura/septentrionalis)
Spanish (Ecuador): Gallinazo Cabecirrojo (aura/septentrionalis)
Spanish (Spain): Aura Gallipavo (aura/septentrionalis)
Spanish (HBW): Turkey Vulture (Northern)
Spanish (Mexico): Zopilote Aura (aura/septentrionalis)
Spanish (Panama): Gallinazo Cabecirrojo (aura/septentrionalis)
Spanish (Peru): Gallinazo de Cabeza Roja (aura/septentrionalis)
Spanish (Paraguay): Cuervo cabeza roja (aura/septentrionalis)
Spanish (Uruguay): Cuervo Cabeza Roja (Subesp. aura/septentrionalis)
Finnish: kalkkunakondori (aura/septentrionalis)
French: Urubu à tête rouge (forme du Nord), Urubu à tête rouge (Nord), Urubu à tête rouge [aura ou septentrionalis], Urubu à tête rouge [aura, septentrionalis ou meridionalis]
Icelandic: Kalkúnhrævi (aura/septentrionalis)
Japanese (romaji): himekondoru (aura/septentrionalis)
Japanese: ヒメコンドル (aura/septentrionalis), ヒメコンドル(aura/septentrionalis)
Scientific: Cathartes aura [aura or septentrionalis], Cathartes aura [aura, septentrionalis or meridionalis], Cathartes aura [aura], Cathartes aura aura, Cathartes aura aura/septentrionalis, Vultur aura
Dutch: Roodkopgier (Noordelijk)
Norwegian: kalkunkondor (aura/septentrionalis)
Polish: sępnik różowogłowy (aura/septentrionalis)
Portuguese (Brazil): urubu-de-cabeça-vermelha (aura/septentrionalis)
Portuguese (Portugal): urubu-de-cabeça-vermelha (aura/septentrionalis)
Russian: Катарта-индейка (aura/septentrionalis)
Slovak: kondor morkovitý, kondor morkovitý (skup.)
Slovenian: Puranji jastreb (aura/septentrionalis)
Serbian: Ćurkasti lešinar (aura/septentrionalis)
Swedish: kalkongam (aura/septentrionalis)
Turkish: Hindi Akbabası (aura/septentrionalis)

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