Condor Vulture [Andean Condor - Vultur gryphus]
Andean Condors subsist almost completely on carrion, and unlike some vultures, are not inclined to hunt and kill fresh prey. However, as the largest flighted bird, one can almost see where the fear of infant abduction would come about. 
Arcana: Or, The Museum of Natural History; Containing the Most Recent Discovered Objects. George Perry, 1811.

Condor Vulture [Andean Condor - Vultur gryphus]

Andean Condors subsist almost completely on carrion, and unlike some vultures, are not inclined to hunt and kill fresh prey. However, as the largest flighted bird, one can almost see where the fear of infant abduction would come about.

Arcana: Or, The Museum of Natural History; Containing the Most Recent Discovered Objects. George Perry, 1811.

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