Northern Raven
Corvus corax

>> GENERAL >>>>>

– very large passerine, almost buzzard-sized
– non-migratory, but dispersal movements
– non-breeders can flock up to several hundreds

>> VISUAL ID >>>>>

BIF041_MPU_I8Z2705_091130_nraven-1-AD_d_leipzig
Northern Raven Corvus c. corax
BIF0041, 30/11/2009, Leipzig, Germany, Mathias Putze

BIF042_MPU_I8Z2723_091130_nraven-1-AD_d_leipzig
Northern Raven Corvus c. corax
BIF0042, 30/11/2009, Leipzig, Germany, Mathias Putze

BIF040_MPU_I8Z2404_091130_nraven-1-AD_d_leipzig
Northern Raven Corvus c. corax
BIF0040, 30/11/2009, Leipzig, Germany, Mathias Putze

>> ACOUSTIC ID >>>>>

BIF043-3_PFR04520_1-10_101102_nrav-corax-C_ectit_1248h_d_altenf_REF-S
Northern Raven Corvus c. corax, calls during dispersion
BIF0043, 02/11/2010, Altenfeld, Germany, Patrick Franke

>> COMPARISON SPECIES >>>>>

Western Jackdaw
Rook
Carrion Crow
Oriental Crow
Hooded Crow
Brown-necked Raven

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