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    Chihuahuan Raven

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    Chihuahuan Raven

    Corvus cryptoleucus
    • ORDER: Passeriformes
    • FAMILY: Corvidae
    Basic Description

    A big black bird of the southwestern deserts, the Chihuahuan Raven is intermediate between crows and ravens in many ways. It has the shape of a raven but is the size of a crow.

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    Other Names
    • Cuervo Llanero (Spanish)
    • Corbeau à cou blanc (French)
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