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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