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Translingual

Etymology

Latin corvus, "raven"

Proper noun

Corvus

  1. (zoology): A zoological name at the rank of genus in the family Corvidae. The ravens, crows, jackdaws and the rook belong to the genus Corvus.

See also


English

Etymology

Latin corvus, a "raven, crow"

Pronunciation

Proper noun

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Corvus

  1. (astronomy): A constellation of the southern sky, said to resemble a crow. It lies south of the constellation Virgo.

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Wikispecies

Up to date as of January 23, 2010

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Taxonavigation

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Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Aves
Subclassis: Carinatae
Infraclassis: Neornithes
Parvclassis: Neognathae
Ordo: Passeriformes
Subordo: Passeri
Parvordo: Corvida
Superfamilia: Corvoidea
Familia: Corvidae
Genus: Corvus
Species: C. albicollis - C. albus - C. bennetti - C. boreus - C. brachyrhynchos - C. capensis - C. caurinus - C. corax - C. cornix - C. corone - C. coronoides - C. crassirostris - C. cryptoleucus - C. dauuricus - C. edithae - C. enca - C. florensis - C. frugilegus - C. fuscicapillus - C. hawaiiensis - C. imparatus - C. jamaicensis - C. kubaryi - C. leucognaphalus - C. levaillantii - C. macrorhynchos - C. meeki - C. mellori - C. minutus - C. monedula - C. moneduloides - C. nasicus - C. orru - C. ossifragus - C. palmarum - C. rhipidurus - C. ruficollis - C. sinaloae - C. splendens - C. tasmanicus - C. torquatus - C. tristis - C. typicus - C. unicolor - C. validus - C. woodfordi - †C. antipodum - †C. moriorum

Name

Corvus Linnaeus, 1758

References

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cited sources

  • Systema Naturae ed.10 p.105

additional references

  • Gill, B.J. 2003: Osteometry and systematics of the extinct New Zealand ravens (Aves: Corvidae: Corvus). Journal of systematic palaeontology, 1: 43–58. doi: 10.1017/S1477201903001019

Vernacular names

Cymraeg: Bran
Deutsch: Krähe
Ελληνικά: Κοράκι
English: Crow
Español: Cuervo
Français: Corbeau
Galego: Corvo
Magyar: holló
Nederlands: kraaien
日本語: カラス属
Português: Corvo
Русский: Ворон
Türkçe: Karga
中文: 鸦属
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