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  • Russian
    • Ворон
  • Italian
    • Corvo imperiale
  • 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
  • Portuguese
    • Corvo
  • Hebrew
    • עורב שחור

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Recent observations

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What

Common Raven Corvus corax

Observer

joelemerson

Date

February 10, 2016

Description

right next to the cairn at the top of Carrock fell. came three metres away from me.

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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finatic

Date

February 2, 2016 03:00 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

I watched this battle between a Red-tailed Hawk and a Common Raven over my yard. They took turns chasing each other, and at one point made contact. A good two minutes of this occurred before they split and went their own way.

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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racheljamison

Date

May 10, 2010 10:53 AM CDT

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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rdiaz63

Date

February 9, 2016

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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hannawacker

Date

December 16, 2006

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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richardwasson

Date

February 10, 2016

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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scubale

Date

July 21, 2009

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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karinakilldeer

Date

February 9, 2016

Description

my favorite corvid

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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zanskar

Date

July 24, 2014

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Common Raven Corvus corax

Observer

mrchasse

Date

February 2, 2016 01:57 PM PST

Description

Not as common here as Canis lupus familiaris, but looking quite at home.

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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calloftheloon

Date

February 8, 2016 10:50 PM EST

Description

Also saw it

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Common Raven Corvus corax

Observer

paloma

Date

February 8, 2016 11:50 AM PST
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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,...

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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.
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