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  Forest Raven (Corvus tasmanicus)





Forest Raven | Corvus tasmanicus photo
Forest Raven (Corvus tasmanicus) eating the remains of a Tasmanian Nativehen (Gallinula mortierii) after it was hit by a car, Collinsvale, Tasmania

Image by JJ Harrison (http://www.noodlesnacks.com/) - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

FOREST RAVEN FACTS



Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Passeriformes
Family:Corvidae
Genus:Corvus
Species:tasmanicus
Common Name:Forest Raven

Relatives in same Genus
  Little Crow (C. bennetti)
  Australian Raven (C. coronoides)
  Little Raven (C. mellori)
  Torresian Crow (C. orru)
  House Crow (C. splendens)