The California Condor (Gymnogyps californianus) is a New World vulture, the largest North American land bird.

Published in 1970 by the National Geographic Society; book and photos by Helen and Frank Schreider

Learn all you wanted to know about Andean condors with pictures, videos, photos, facts, and news from National Geographic.

This collection of scary birds will keep you awake at night and make you look up to the sky. They are ugly birds and maybe can kill you if they want.

Andean Condor (Vultur gryphus) | Rainforest Alliance

The Andean condor was placed on the Endangered Species List in 1973 and is in danger of becoming extinct due primarily to over hunting.

National Bird of Chile  Andean Condor, Adult Female in Flight, Colca Canyon, Southern Peru Photographic Print by Mark Jones at AllPosters.com

Andean Condor, Adult Female in Flight, Colca Canyon, Southern Peru

Andean Condor - Vultur gryphus: Andean Condor - Male

Andean Condor - Vultur gryphus

Andean condors are one of the largest birds of prey but are at great risk because of their slow reproduction.

Andean condor at the "Condor Cross", Colca Canyon, Peru. Nikon D80 and Nikon 18-200 VR lens. | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Andean condor at the "Condor Cross", Colca Canyon, Peru. Nikon and Nikon VR lens.

The andean Condor, Vultur gryphus (1758) Phylum : ChordataClass : AvesOrder : CathartiformesFamily : CathartidaeGenus : VulturSpecies : V. gryphus Near threatened 3,2 m wingspan and 15 kg (size) Western South America (map) The condor soars with its wings held horizontally and its primary feathers bent upwards at the tips. The lack of a large sternum to anchor its correspondingly large flight muscles physiologically identifies it as primarily being a soarer. It flaps its wings on rising from…

The andean Condor, Vultur gryphus Phylum : Chordata Class : Aves Order : Cathartiformes Family : Cathartidae Genus : Vultur Species : V.

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Top 10 Beautiful Largest Birds in the World

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Andean condor in flight over mountain peaks by Ben Hall, UK

Bird Photographer of the Year 2017 – in pictures

An Andean condor ( Vultur gryphus) circles the thermals looking for prey in its dramatic habitat of Torres del Paine national park, Chile Photograph: Ben Bird Photographer of the Year Awards.

Andean Condor: The Biggest Wings In The World • Lazer Horse

Andean Condor The Biggest Wings In The World Lazer Horse

Andean Condor by Maximiliano Brina on 500px

Photograph Andean Condor by Maximiliano Brina on

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