WoRMS taxon details

Coragyps atratus (Bechstein, 1783)

159147  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159147)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish
Not documented
Distribution North America  
Distribution North America [details]
WoRMS (2018). Coragyps atratus (Bechstein, 1783). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159147 on 2018-10-22
Date
action
by
2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
created
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked
2011-04-27 09:01:37Z
changed

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basis of record Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p. [details]   

additional source Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Dimensions Length: 25" (64 cm); Wingspan: 57" (145 cm) [details]

Distribution North America [details]

Reproduction Breeds north to Maryland, Ohio, and Indiana, and south to southern Argentina and Chile [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch zwarte gier  [details]
English black vultureAmerican black vulture  [details]
French urubu noir  [details]
German Rabengeier  [details]