HOUSE CROW FACTS
The House Crow is an Asian crow that is now found in many parts of the world, where they were introduced accidently on ships. It is not established anywhere on Australia. The bird has a black body with grey neck and breast. Australian native crows are all black with no grey neck.
Lives close to people in towns, cities, farmland
omnivorous including insects, other invertebrates, eggs, seeds, fruit, carrion, food scavenged from garbage
The nest is bowl of sticks in a tree. The female lays three to five eggs.
vagrant to Australia. It is not established anywhere on Australia.
Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
|Common Name:||House Crow|
Relatives in same Genus
Little Crow (C. bennetti)
Australian Raven (C. coronoides)
Little Raven (C. mellori)
Torresian Crow (C. orru)
Forest Raven (C. tasmanicus)