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Turkey Vulture

Cathartes aura (Linnaeus, 1758)

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The table provided below compares authorities for this taxon and related concept. Names in red are those that differ from the name in the column located immediately to the left.
Species concept American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886)American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895)American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910)American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (1931)American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957)American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983)American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998)American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.)
* Cathartes aura Cathartes aura
Turkey Vulture
Cathartes aura
Turkey Vulture
Cathartes aura
Turkey Vulture
Cathartes aura
Turkey Vulture
Cathartes aura
Turkey Vulture
Cathartes aura
Turkey Vulture
Cathartes aura
Turkey Vulture
Cathartes aura
Turkey Vulture
Cathartes aura [aura, septentrionalis or meridionalis]  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cathartes aura [aura or meridionalis]  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cathartes aura aura  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cathartes aura aura (aura)  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cathartes aura aura
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
[Cathartes aura aura (teter)]  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cathartes aura teter
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cathartes aura meridionalis  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cathartes aura septentrionalis  
 
 
 
Cathartes aura septentrionalis
 
Cathartes aura septentrionalis
 
Cathartes aura septentrionalis
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cathartes aura ruficollis  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cathartes aura [jota or falklandicus]  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cathartes aura jota  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cathartes aura falklandicus  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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