Corvus Linnaeus 1758 (crow)

Aves - Passeriformes - Corvidae

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Parent taxon: Corvidae according to H. J. M. Meijer et al. 2017

See also Baird 1992, Burney et al. 2008, Carroll 1988, Clements et al. 2017, Guthrie 1992, Hay 1902, Hay 1930, Lambrecht 1933, Mlikovsky 2002, Morgan 1994, Olson and James 1982, Olson and Rasmussen 2001, Parmalee 1992, Shufeldt 1891, Wetmore 1924, Wetmore 1940, Wetmore 1956, Worthy 1997 and Worthy and Grant-Mackie 2003

Sister taxa: Aphelocoma, Corvinae, Cyanocitta, Cyanopica, Garrulinae, Garrulus, Gymnorhinus, Miocitta, Miocorvus, Nucifraga, Palaeocorax, Perisoreus, Pica, Protocitta, Pyrrhocorax

Subtaxa: Corvus albicollis Corvus albus Corvus annectens Corvus brachyrhynchos Corvus caurinus Corvus corax Corvus corone Corvus cryptoleucus Corvus frugilegus Corvus hungaricus Corvus leucognaphalus Corvus macrorhynchos Corvus monedula Corvus moneduloides Corvus moriorum Corvus nasicus Corvus ossifragus Corvus palmarum Corvus pliocaenus Corvus praecorax Corvus pumilis Corvus shufeldti

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Type: Corvus corax

Ecology: volant omnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (6 collections), the Bahamas (6), Canada (4: Newfoundland, Nunavut, Quebec), Cayman Islands (2), the Congo-Kinshasa (1), Cuba (1), Egypt (2), Finland (1), France (5), Greece (19), Greenland (1), Hungary (1), Indonesia (3), Italy (11), Japan (4), Madagascar (2), Monaco (1), New Zealand (10), Papua New Guinea (1), Portugal (1), Puerto Rico (1), Romania (4), the Russian Federation (3), South Africa (1), Spain (17), Sudan (2), the United Kingdom (16), United States (62: Alabama, Alaska, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, New Mexico, Ohio, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Wyoming)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of France (2), Italy (1)

• Pliocene of United States (1: North Carolina)

• Miocene of Hungary (1)

• Neogene of United States (1: Arizona)

Total: 194 collections including 257 occurrences

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