Gymnogyps californianus

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North American condor

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(4) The values also differed from the mean isotope ratios reported in Virginia black vultures (Coragyps atratus; 0.8272), Virginia turkey vultures (Cathartes aura; 0.8268),3 and postrelease California condors (Gymnogyps californianus; 0.8284)(4) all of which were attributed to lead ammunition.
With the support of partners, the ESA has delivered some inspiring success stories, having saved species such as the California condor (Gymnogyps californianus), black-footed ferret (Mustela nigripes), peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus anatum), and the bald eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus)--the very symbol of our nation's strength--from extinction.
The endangered California condor (Gymnogyps californianus), seen soaring above Oregon's Columbia River by Lewis and Clark in 1805, is now part of a captive-rearing program at one of the Oregon Zoo's off-site breeding facilities.
Treatment of lead toxicity and crop stasis in a California condor (Gymnogyps californianus).
All Americans can take pride in the fact that, under the ESA, the California condor (Gymnogyps californianus), black-footed ferret (Mustela nigripes), and western snowy plover (Charadrius alexandrinus nivosus) have rebounded from the brink of extinction.
Much effort has been expended to recover flagship species like wolves (Canis lupus), bald eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus, California condors (Gymnogyps californianus), salmon (Oncorhynchus spp.), whooping cranes (Grus americana), black-footed ferrets (Mustela nigripes), and grizzly bears (Ursus arctos).
Ingluviotomy tube placement for lead-induced crop stasis in the California condor (Gymnogyps californianus).
Table 1: Collective North American species studied/managed at individual C2S2 institutions common name scientific name American burying beetle Nicrophorus americanus Attwater's prairie chicken Tympanuchus cupido attwateri black footed ferret Mustela nigripes black-capped vireo Vireo atricapilla California condor Gymnogyps californianus Desert bighorn sheep Ovis canadensis nelsoni desert tortoise Gopherus agassizii Florida panther Puma concolor coryi golden-cheeked warbler Dendroica chrysoparia Guam rail Gallirallus owstoni Hawaiian crow Corvus hawaiiensis Iiwi Vestiaria coccinea Amakihi Hemignathus virens Rota bridled white-eye Zosterops conspicillatus rotensis Mlcronesian kingfisher Todiramphus c.
At first glance, it might seem pointless to recover an animal responsible for the cliche "breeding like rabbits." However, the same challenges facing high-profile recovery efforts like the gray wolf (Canis lupis) or the California condor (Gymnogyps californianus) can also wreak hawse on a program with small, seemingly easy-to-work-with species such as the riparian brush rabbit.
Blood zinc concentration was within the reference interval (100 [micro]g/dL [15.3 [micro]mol/L]) when compared with serum zinc levels of California condors (Gymnogyps californianus) (37-288 [micro]g/dL [5.7 - 38.3 [micro]mol/L]).
Species aided by these efforts include the jaguar (Panthera onca), Mexican grizzly bear (Ursus arctos), West Indian manatee (Trichechus manatus), desert bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis), grey whale (Eschrichtius robustus), golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos), brown pelican (Pelecanos occidentalis), California condor (Gymnogyps californianus), long-nosed bat (Leptonycteris curasoae), leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea), and Kemp's ridley sea turtle (Lepidochelys kempii).
These partnerships have helped turn species such as the California condor (Gymnogyps californianus), Mexican wolf (Canis lupus bailevi), and black-footed ferret (Mustela nigripes) from almost certain extinction toward the road to recovery.
(4) Clinical reports available for raptor species describe their use in cases of lead toxicosis in California condors (Gymnogyps californianus), because of delayed crop emptying.
While many people are aware of the role that the Hopper Mountain NWR Complex has played in the comeback of the California condor (Gymnogyps californianus), here are some examples of lesser known recovery activities on California refuges: