Andean or Andean condor is a bird species akin to the California condor. Lives in the Andes Mountains and adjacent coasts of South America to the Pacific Ocean. It is the largest bird in America, and the largest flying bird in the world. . It's big and black, with white feathers around the neck and parts of the wings, especially the males. The head lacks feathers and red, and can change tone according to the emotional state of the bird. Unlike most birds of prey, the male is larger than the female.