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American Crow (Corvus brachyrhynchos) Brehm, CL, 1822
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Corvidae

Scientific:
  Corvus brachyrhynchos
Citation:
  Brehm, CL, 1822

Protonym:
  Corvus brachyrhynchos

Avibase ID:
  9E9F24769B6ACBE3

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 179731

Geographic range:

  • Corvus brachyrhynchos brachyrhynchos: Central and e Canada to e-central US; > to se US
  • Corvus brachyrhynchos hesperis: N British Columbia to sw US and n Baja California
  • Corvus brachyrhynchos hesperis (paulus): E and se US
  • Corvus brachyrhynchos pascuus: Peninsular Florida
Source: Clements checklist 2012

English:
  American Crow
Czech:
  vrána americká
German:
  Amerikanerkrähe
Danish:
  Amerikansk Krage
Spanish:
  Cuervo Americano
Finnish:
  amerikanvaris
French:
  Corneille d'Amérique
Italian:
  Cornacchia americana
Japanese:
  amerikagarasu
Japanese:
  アメリカガラス
Dutch:
  Amerikaanse Kraai
Norwegian:
  Amerikakråke
Polish:
  wrona amerykanska
Portuguese:
  Corvo-americano
Russian:
  Американский ворон
Slovak:
  vrana krátkozobá
Swedish:
  Amerikansk kråka
Chinese:
  短嘴鸦


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
   American Crow ( Corvus americanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus americanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus americanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus americanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus americanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus americanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus americanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus americanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
   American Crow ( Corvus americanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus americanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus americanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus americanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus americanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus americanus)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 20th suppl.):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 21st suppl.):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 22nd suppl.):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 23rd suppl.):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 24th suppl.):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 25th suppl.):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 26th suppl.):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 27th suppl.):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 28th suppl.):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 29th suppl.):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 30th suppl.):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 4th edition (incl. 31st suppl.):
   Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (1957):
   Common Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 32nd suppl.):
   Common Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 33rd suppl.):
   Common Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 5th edition (incl. 34th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Avibase taxonomic concepts:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Birdlife checklist version 05:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Birdlife checklist version 06:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Corneille d'Amérique ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Corneille d'Amérique ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 1st edition:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 3rd edition:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 4th edition:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 6th edition:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
eBird version 1.50:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
eBird version 1.52:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
eBird version 1.53:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
eBird version 1.54:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.01:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.02:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.03:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.04:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.05:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.01:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
James Lee Peters:
    Corvus brachyrhynchos
James Lee Peters (original):
    Corvus brachyrhynchos
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Corvus brachyrhynchos
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   American Crow ( Corvus brachyrhynchos)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Corvus brachyrhynchos

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Corvus [brachyrhynchos or caurinus] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

Czech: Vrána americká
Danish: Amerikansk Krage
German: Amerikaner Krähe, Amerikanerkrähe
English: American Crow, Common Crow, Corn Thief, Crow, Eastern Crow, Florida Crow, Southern Crow, Western Crow
Spanish: Cuervo Americano, Cuervo norteño
Spanish (Mexico): Cuervo Americano, Cuervo norteño
Estonian: ameerika vares
Finnish: Amerikanvaris
French: Corneille américaine, Corneille d'Amérique
Hungarian: rövidcsőrű varjú
Italian: Cornacchia americana, Corvo americano
Japanese: amerikagarasu
Japanese: アメリカガラス
Latin: Corvus americanus, Corvus brachyrhynchos
Dutch: Amerikaanse Kraai
Norwegian: Amerikakråke
Polish: Kruk amerykański, wrona amerykanska, wrona amerykańska
Portuguese: Corvo-americano
Russian: Американский ворон, Обыкновенная ворона
Slovak: Vrana krátkozobá
Swedish: Amerikansk kråka
Chinese: 短嘴鸦

 

         

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