Corvidae

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Related to Crow family: carrion crow, Hooded Crow
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Noun1.Corvidae - crow; raven; rook; jackdaw; chough; magpie; jay
bird family - a family of warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
Oscines, Passeres, suborder Oscines, suborder Passeres - two names for the suborder of typical songbirds
corvine bird - birds of the crow family
genus Corvus, Corvus - type genus of the Corvidae: crows and ravens
Garrulinae, subfamily Garrulinae - subfamily of the crow family: jays
genus Nucifraga, Nucifraga - nutcrackers
genus Pica, Pica - magpies
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The red-billed birds, which are members of the crow family, were once common across much of the UK but their population crashed in the 18th and 19th centuries, it's thought because of changes in land management.
DEAL WITH UNWANTED VISITORS Rats, mice, squirrels, pigeons, and members of the crow family can wolf down what was meant for smaller birds.
Most of us have spotted those piebald blackbirds in and around Teesside which have white areas all around their plumage, while leucism is also common in members of the crow family.
Which bird of the crow family has the Latin name Pica pica?
20 Nottingham According to the RSPB, while its black plumage identifies it as a crow, the chough (pronounced 'chuff') has a red bill and legs unlike any other member of the crow family.
THE Chase's greatest ever answer: "Which member of the crow family native to the UK has a bare face?
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He expects to work four to five days a month for the market and for the Crow family, which owns the facility.
It continued to be run by the Crow family until the business closed around two years ago since when the building has remained empty.
For the last three years, ravens, giants of the crow family, have been a frequent sight in our village, which lies on the cusp of the West Midlands' industrial conurbation.
The host the house crow (Corvus splendens) also known as Colombo crow is a common bird of the crow family (Corridae: Passeriformes) that is of Asian origin but now found in many countries of the world.