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Friday, January 3, 2014

Hooded Crow

The Hooded Crow (Corvus cornix is a Eurasian bird species in the crow genus. Widely distributed, it is also known locally[vague] as Scotch CrowDanish Crow, and Corbie or Grey Crow in Ireland; Grey Crow is also what its Welsh name, Brân Lwyd, translates as. Found across NorthernEastern and Southeastern Europe, as well as parts of the Middle East, it is an ashy grey bird with black head, throat, wings, tail and thigh feathers, as well as a black bill, eyes and feet. Like other corvids it is an omnivorous and opportunistic forager and feeder.

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