hooded crow

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hooded crow

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(Animals) a subspecies of the carrion crow, Corvus corone cornix, that has a grey body and black head, wings, and tail. Also called (Scot): hoodie or hoodie crow
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The distribution of the Hooded Crow Corvus cornix in the tundra zone of Yamal (in Russian).
The hooded crow Corvus cornix is an opportunistic generalist predator and scavenger, using mostly visual cues to find a wide range of food including grain, small mammals, carrion and rubbish (Yom-Tov 1974, Coombs 1978).
1978: Egg shell dumps and crow Corvus cornix predation on simulated birds' nests.