Andean Condor - I have seen these beautiful birds in the Chilean Andes - amazing - graceful - deadly!
Andean Condor sitting on an ancient statue
1970 National Geographic Society book and photos by Helen and Frank Schreider.
The Andean Condor (Vultur gryphus) is a species of South American bird. Found in the Andes mountains and adjacent Pacific coasts of western South America, the Andean Condor has a wingspan of up to ft.
Vultur gryphus; Andean Condor
Andean Condor located in South America has a wingspan of 9.5 feet, the largest of any land bird.
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Argentavis Magnivicens. The estimate span was 7 – 7.5 m, height ca. 1.5 m and the mass approx. 72 kg. One of the largest flying birds known to science, certainly the heaviest bird known to have flew.
Andean Condor Vultur Gryphus Adult Male Photograph - Andean Condor Vultur Gryphus Adult Male-Ewwww! It looks like his brains are on top of his head!
Andean Condor (Vultur gryphus)