Tag: Crows and jays

Rook (Corvus frugilegus)

[order] PASSERIFORMES | [family] Corvidae | [latin] Corvus frugilegus | [UK] Rook | [FR] Corneille freux | [DE] Saatkrahe | [ES] Graja Comun | [NL] Roek Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Breeding Range Breeding Range 2 Non Breeding Range Corvus frugilegus EU widespread Corvus frugilegus frugilegus Corvus frugilegus pastinator Physical charateristics Quite large and elegant crow, […]

Spotted Nutcracker (Nucifraga caryocatactes)

[order] PASSERIFORMES | [family] Corvidae | [latin] Nucifraga caryocatactes | [UK] Spotted Nutcracker | [FR] Casse-noix mouchete | [DE] Tannenhaher | [ES] Cascanueces Moteado | [NL] Notenkraker Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Breeding Range Breeding Range 2 Non Breeding Range Nucifraga caryocatactes EU widespread Nucifraga caryocatactes caryocatactes Nucifraga caryocatactes hemispila Nucifraga caryocatactes interdicta Nucifraga caryocatactes japonica […]

Jay (Garrulus glandarius)

[order] PASSERIFORMES | [family] Corvidae | [latin] Garrulus glandarius | [UK] Jay | [FR] Geai des chenes | [DE] Eichelhaher | [ES] Arrendajo Euroasiatico | [NL] Gaai Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Breeding Range Breeding Range 2 Non Breeding Range Physical charateristics Rather small corvid, most colorful of family in west palearctic, with short bill, domed […]

Magpie (Pica pica)

[order] PASSERIFORMES | [family] Corvidae | [latin] Pica pica | [UK] Magpie | [FR] Pie bavarde | [DE] Elster | [ES] Urraca de Pico Negro | [NL] Ekster Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Breeding Range Breeding Range 2 Non Breeding Range Physical charateristics Magpie is a black and white bird, with long tail. Adult has black […]