WoRMS taxon details

Corvus brachyrhynchos Brehm, 1822

159388  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159388)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish
Distribution North America  
Distribution North America [details]
WoRMS (2018). Corvus brachyrhynchos Brehm, 1822. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159388 on 2018-05-20
Date
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
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basis of record Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (2002). A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. Fifth Edition. Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p. [details]   

additional source Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p. [details]   

additional source Vanner, M. 2003. The encyclopedia of North American birds. Paragon Publishing. Bath. 383 p. [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Dimensions Length: 17 1/2" (45 cm) [details]

Distribution North America [details]

Reproduction found all across Canada from Newfoundland to eastern British Columbia and south to Florida and northern Mexico. Nests are usually placed in a tree either coniferous or deciduous but in treeless areas it may be placed on the ground (Tantramar marsh as for example). Prefers to nest in thickets and scattered trees rather than in deep forests. Eggs are laid between mid April and early June. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Amerikaanse kraai  [details]
English American crow  [details]
French corneille d'Amérique  [details]
German Amerikanerkrähe  [details]