Slender black bird with a long tail and a thick, curved bill. Feathers around head are often fluffed up. With close views grooves on bill are visible.
Long-tailed with a thick, curved bill and a hunched posture. Entirely black and lacks feathers around the eye.
- Slender, long-tailed black bird.
- Short thick, rounded beak.
- Beak with parallel grooves running its length.
Immature DescriptionImmature like adult, but plumage duller and bill grooves indistinct.
Relative Sizebetween robin and crow
- Both Sexes
- Length: 13.4 in (34 cm)
- Weight: 2.5-3.2 oz (70-90 g)
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