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What

Common Raven Corvus corax

Observer

justin2

Date

January 16, 2017 03:22 PM PST

Description

The distinct raven beak shows in this low res phone shot of one of the pair eating roadkill on a power pole.

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What

Common Raven Corvus corax

Observer

lazza

Date

September 14, 2014 04:34 PM BST

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What

Common Raven Corvus corax

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joannerusso

Date

January 11, 2017 11:53 AM EST

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What

Common Raven Corvus corax

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hawnzd

Date

January 15, 2017 05:43 PM PST

Place

Longmire (Google, OSM)

Description

Mt. Rainier National Park

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Raven Corvus corax

Observer

leo_v

Date

January 11, 2016

Place

Oaxaca, MX (Google, OSM)

Description

cuervo perchado en el bosque

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Raven Corvus corax

Observer

jakob

Date

January 16, 2017 04:15 PM CET

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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geomanuel

Date

January 14, 2017 10:34 AM CST

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What

Common Raven Corvus corax

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

January 15, 2017 09:57 AM PST

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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jmaughn

Date

January 15, 2017 02:18 PM PST

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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njbell

Date

January 16, 2017 03:10 PM CET

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Common Raven Corvus corax

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quantron

Date

January 15, 2017 03:17 PM PST

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What

Common Raven Corvus corax

Observer

cwbarrows

Date

November 6, 2016 12:24 PM 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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