Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Aves > Order: Passeriformes > Family: Corvidae > Genus: Corvus > Species: Corvus corone > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Corvus corone corone Linnaeus, 1758 Cramp, S. & Perrins, C.M. (1994)
Corvus corone cornix Linnaeus, 1758 Cramp, S. & Perrins, C.M. (1994)

Carrion Crow - Corvus corone Linnaeus, 1758

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
Protected by EU Birds Directive
Natura 2000 species code A627


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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

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IUCN Red List Category
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Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
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EU conservation status

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Natura 2000 sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Aaskrähe German Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Carrion Crow English Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Cornacchia Italian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Corneille noire French Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Corneja Spanish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Gralha-preta Portuguese Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Kormos varjú Hungarian Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Kraai Dutch Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Kråka Swedish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Varis Finnish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Vrána obecná Czech Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
Wrona Polish Hagemeijer, W.J.M. & Blair, M.J.
No synonyms available.

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EURing code:15670 European bird-ringing
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External data

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