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Discovery of species-wide tool use in the Hawaiian crow (Nature)


crow : any of various large usually entirely glossy black passerine birds (family Corvidae and especially genus Corvus) — Webster See also OneLook, Free Dictionary, Wiktionary


crow : any of various large usually entirely glossy black passerine birds (family Corvidae and especially genus Corvus). — Wikipedia

Encyclopædia Britannica




Shaping of Hooks in New Caledonian Crows (A. A. S. Weir, J. Chappell, A. Kacelnik, Science, 2002)
Video: Aesop’s Fable – or fact? Meet the world’s cleverest bird (Times Online)


General Information about Crows (All About Birds)
BBC wildlife Finder, Carrion crow

American Crow (All About Birds, Cornell Lab of Ornithology)
Crow Information (Kevin McGowan, Cornell Lab of Ornithology)
Crow FAQ (Kevin McGowan, Cornell Lab of Ornithology)




WorldCat, Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books, Open Library


Quotations Page





News, NPR Archives





OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form


Song Lyrics


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