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  • Portuguese
    • Corvo
  • Scientific Names
    • Corvus corax
  • English
    • Common Raven
    • Northern Raven
    • american raven
  • French
    • grand corbeau
  • Spanish
    • Cuervo común
  • Catalan
    • Corb
  • Icelandic
    • Hrafn
  • German
    • Kolkrabe
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • CORA

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Recent observations

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lonnyholmes

Date

October 19, 2014 08:28 AM PDT

Description

Very large raven looking for food. Note long upper bill-slightly down curved. Very agile bird.

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What

Common Raven Corvus corax

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

March 27, 2013 05:27 PM PDT

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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patsimpson2000

Date

February 9, 2013 08:45 AM PST

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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chamaeleo

Date

October 20, 2014 02:17 PM CEST

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What

Common Raven Corvus corax

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mikaelb

Date

October 18, 2014 10:31 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

My first thought was that this was a vulture track, but it doesn't show the partial webbing between toes 2 and 3, and 3 and 4. It matches Common Raven better but it a little large for that. But the size of the track could be larger due to the loose sand.

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What

Common Raven Corvus corax

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rangerrich

Date

October 18, 2014 08:16 AM PDT

Description

Seen eating something field mouse sized

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What

Common Raven Corvus corax

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jmaughn

Date

October 17, 2014

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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jmaughn

Date

October 17, 2014

Place

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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marvelliott

Date

August 16, 2014

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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aidanwalkero

Date

October 12, 2014

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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marvelliott

Date

August 13, 2014

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Date

July 27, 2013
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Description from Wikipedia

The Common Raven (Corvus corax), also known as the Northern Raven, is a large, all-black passerine bird. Found across the Northern Hemisphere, it is the most widely distributed of all corvids. There are at least eight subspecies with little variation in appearance—although recent research has demonstrated significant genetic differences among populations from various regions. It is one of the two largest corvids, alongside the Thick-billed Raven, and is possibly the heaviest passerine bird; at maturity, the...

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Conservation Summary

Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.