Little Raven (species: Corvus mellori) in Saltwater NP (Gaia Guide)
Corvus mellori
Little Raven


©Toby Hudson: Little Raven (Corvus mellori)

©Steve Shattuck: Little Raven (Corvus mellori)
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Corvidae
Genus Corvus
Species Corvus mellori
Status least concern

Colours

         

Distinguishing features

It has all-black plumage, beak and legs with a white iris, as do the other Corvus members in Australia and some species from the islands to the north. (Wikipedia)

Size

  • From 48 cm to 50 cm (Length of specimen) - applies to Average mature specimens

Wingspan

  • Wingspan data is not yet available.

Synonyms

Similar taxa

Distribution


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Audio recordings


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Two birds calling in a suburban street, Victoria, Australia

© Nick Talbot
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