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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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Common Raven Corvus corax

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asemerdj

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August 31, 2014 10:02 AM PDT

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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gpstewart

Date

April 11, 2013 02:12 PM CDT

Place

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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dpom

Date

August 27, 2014

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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dpom

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August 27, 2014

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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asemerdj

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May 2, 2013 07:36 PM PDT

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american raven Corvus corax

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cspnl

Date

August 20, 2014 11:19 AM PDT

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jordan

Date

August 19, 2014 02:42 PM MST

Description

grand view point

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American Raven Corvus corax

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anudibranchmom

Date

August 19, 2014 12:05 PM PDT

Description

Solitary, large, on power pylon. Diamond-shaped tail more apparent when it flew.

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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jordan

Date

August 18, 2014 03:50 PM MST

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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csavy

Date

October 14, 2013

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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annikaml

Date

August 5, 2014 01:20 PM CDT

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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tiwane

Date

August 14, 2014
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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.