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Black Vulture (Closeup)

Closeup photo of a black vulture's head as it picks at food on the ground

The black vulture has a large, black body with a naked black head. As with turkey vultures, their featherless heads are a hygienic adaption for a life of eating from sloppy, smelly carcasses.

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