Rook

Corvus frugilegus - Corbeau freux

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Corvidés

  • Genus
    :

    Corvus

  • Species
    :

    frugilegus

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 46 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 81 à 94 cm.
  • Weight
    : 380 à 520 g
Longevity

20 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Rook (Corvus frugilegus) is a species of bird in the Corvidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Corvus frugilegus frugilegus (Europe to c Asia)
  • Corvus frugilegus pastinator (e Asia)

Foreign names

  • Corbeau freux,
  • Graja,
  • Gralha-calva,
  • Saatkrähe,
  • Vetési varjú,
  • Roek,
  • Corvo eurasiatico,
  • Råka,
  • Kornkråke,
  • havran čierny,
  • havran polní,
  • Råge,
  • mustavaris,
  • graula,
  • Bláhrafn,
  • gawron (zwyczajny),
  • krauķis,
  • poljska vrana,
  • Грач,
  • ミヤマガラス,
  • 秃鼻乌鸦,
  • 禿鼻鴉〔禿鼻烏鴉〕,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Temperate ; Grassland : Temperate ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland, Urban Areas

Geographic range

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