African White-backed Vulture Close-up of Head
- Description: Close-up of an Afican White-backed vulture laying in the grass in the Edge of Africa animal attraction at Busch Gardens, Tampa FL. The African White-backed Vulture lives on the plains, savannahs and occaissionally desert regions. Its diet consists on carrion. The lack of feathers on the vultures head allows them to remain clean while eating.
- Keywords: Busch Gardens,Tampa,zoo,theme park,florida,animals,attractions,tourism,tourist,african,africa,african white-backed vulture,Gyps africanus,bird,carrion,scavenger,savannah,plains,desert
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- Source: Florida Center for Instructional Technology, Exploring Florida: Social Studies Resources
for Students and Teachers (Tampa, FL: University of South Florida, 2009)
- County: Hillsborough County
- Date of Photo: 10/3/2006
- Photographer: Michael Sweeney