Cathartidae


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Synonyms for Cathartidae

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falcinellus (Linnaeus), glossy ibis I R Family Ciconiidae (storks) Mycteria americana Linnaeus, wood stork S R Family Cathartidae (American vultures) Cathartes aura (Linnaeus), turkey vulture I C Coragyps atratus (Bechstein), black vulture S R Order Anseriformes (swans, geese, and ducks) Family Anatidae (swans, geese and ducks) Aix sponsa (Linnaeus), wood duck I C Anas acuta Linnaeus, northern pintail I O A.
Among the Cathartidae it has been documented only in California Condors (Gymnogyps californianus; Houston et al.
flexor perforans et perforatus digiti III, in their course down the posterior side of the tarsometatarsus, are connected by a strong tendinous band (vinculum) which suggests simultaneous action of the two toe flexors in some birds, such as Anatidae, Cathartidae, Grus, Larus, most Galliformes and ratites (Hudson 1937, 1948; Fisher 1946; Berger 1956; Hudson et al.
There have been no comprehensive studies published on other cathartid vultures for additional comparisons of differences in molt in the Cathartidae.
parvirostris Rhynchotus rufescens Anatidae (1) Dendrocygna viduata Cracidae (4) Ortalis guttata Penelopejacquacu C 1 2 Aburria cujubi 2 Mitu tuberosum 1 2 Odontophoridae (1) Odontophorus gujanensis 2 Ardeidae (5) Butorides striatus Bubulcus ibis Ardea alba Pilherodius pileatus Egretta thula Cathartidae (4) Cathartes aura C.
x] [+ or -] SD) Metazoa 98 Insecta (Formicidae) 2 Reptilia (Colubridae) 2 Trace Aves 34 4 [+ or -] 13 Cathartidae 34 4 [+ or -] 13 Meleagris gallipavo 2 Mammalia 98 96 [+ or -] 14 Odocoileus virginianus 42 30 [+ or -] 44 Procyon lotor 37 32 [+ or -] 45 Didelphis virginiana 18 17 [+ or -] 37 Mephitis mephitis 15 13 [+ or -] 33 Felis catus 3 2 [+ or -] 13 Scalopus aquaticus 2 0 Sciurus niger 2 2 [+ or -] 13 Sylvilagus floridanus 2 1 [+ or -] 6 Plantae 85 Poaceae 37 Unknown 29 Quercus leaves 15 Thatch 3 Juniperus virginiana 2 Leaf litter 2 Unidentified twig 2 Unidentified seeds 2 Non-biological material 11 Soil 6 Plastic 6 Polystyrene 2 Paper bag 2