Cathartiformes

The Cathartiformes are represented by a sole family, Cathartidae (New World vultures and condors), with only seven species.

 

King Vulture (Sarcoramphus papa)

 


References

Johnson, J.A. et al. (2016), Multi-locus phylogenetic inference among New World vultures (Aves: Cathartidae), Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 105,

193-199. DOI: (abstract)