The crow family (Corvidae) is a large family of birds that includes jackdaws, choughs, jays, magpies and nutcrackers as well as crows and ravens.The crow family represents one of the most advanced stages of avian evolution, showing, for example, a highly developed intelligence and a complex social organization. In common English, they are known as the crow family, or, more technically, corvids.Over 120 species are described. The Australian raven is distinguished from the Australian crow species by its throat hackles, which are prominent in adult birds. The pied crow was first described in 1776 by Statius Muller. Pure white peacocks, white wedding doves, and white mandarin ducks are some of the most common examples of this type of leucistic breeding. The iris is pale grey or white in the adult bird and the legs and feet are black. The hooded crow (Corvus cornix) (also called hoodie) is a Eurasian bird species in the Corvus genus.Widely distributed, it is also known locally as Scotch crow and Danish crow.In Ireland, it is called caróg liath or grey crow, as it is in the Slavic languages and in Danish.In German, it is called "mist crow" ("Nebelkrähe"). With Oleg Ivenko, Ralph Fiennes, Louis Hofmann, Adèle Exarchopoulos. These birds are all part of the Corvidae family, which includes jays, magpies and nutcrackers. Crow, (genus Corvus), any of various glossy black birds found in most parts of the world, with the exception of southern South America. Generally, currawongs from the Blue Mountains are the finest singers. The story of Rudolf Nureyev's defection to the West. Leucistic and Albino Birds Albinism is another genetic condition that can turn a bird’s plumage pale, but there are distinct differences between albino and leucistic birds.

Size There are about 40 species of crow, according to PBS , so there are many different sizes of crows.

Directed by Ralph Fiennes. In the autumn, families get together in large flocks and do a lot of singing. Its specific name is the Latin adjective albus, meaning "white". A crow-tit is a bird with a small stride because it has short legs, and when we compare this with a stork who has much taller legs, we see that the stork would easily be able to travel farther with less effort.

American Crows are familiar over much of the continent: large, intelligent, all-black birds with hoarse, cawing voices. The bird overall is very glossy black with a greenish-purple gloss to the head and purple gloss to the rest of the body. A large majority of the 40 or so Corvus species are known as crows, The voice is described as being reminiscent of the Torresian crow but higher in … They are common sights in treetops, fields, and roadsides, and in habitats ranging from open woods and empty beaches to town centers. The white-necked crow (Corvus leucognaphalus) is the largest (42–46 centimetres or 17–18 inches in length) of the four Caribbean crow species. ... (meaning long tailed) - it's a tiny white bird with black stripes (pretty similar to the 'Korean Crow Tit'). The genus Corvus, including the jackdaws, crows, rooks, and ravens, makes up over a third of the entire family. Crows are generally smaller and not as thick-billed as ravens, which belong to the same genus. This is an Australia bird which is like a black and white crow. Currawongs from some areas sing much more complex songs than others. Corvidae is a cosmopolitan family of oscine passerine birds that contains the crows, ravens, rooks, jackdaws, jays, magpies, treepies, choughs, and nutcrackers. The Maasai people call it Ol-korrok from the sound of its call. It is considered annoying but not a bird of ill-omen.