The king vulture . . . #WingedJewels

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“The king vulture is a large bird found in Central and South America.
It is a member of the New World vulture family Cathartidae.
This vulture lives predominantly in tropical lowland forests
stretching from southern Mexico to northern Argentina.
It is the only surviving member of the genus Sarcoramphus,
although fossil members are known.”

~ Wkipedia

 

 

 

 

 

 

photo credit: https://www.flickr.com/people/mkuhn/
Text & image source: The birds and the bees and the flowers and the trees https://web.facebook.com/allaboutthebirdsandthebeestheflowersandthetrees/

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