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Torresian or Bismarck Crow
Corvus [orru or insularis] (= Corvus orru) Bonaparte, 1850
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Corvidae
Genus:
  Corvus

Scientific:
  Corvus orru

Citation:
  Bonaparte, 1850

Reference:
  Consp.Gen.Av. 1 p.385

Protonym:
  Corvus orru

Avibase ID:
  AF70BF2088E3AB65

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/AF70BF20

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 559508

Geographic range:

  • Corvus orru orru: N Moluccas, w Papuan is., New Guinea and D'Entrecasteaux Arch.
  • Corvus orru cecilae: Most of northern mainland Australia (except w Queensland)
  • Corvus orru latirostris: Tanimbar Islands and Babar Islands (Arafura Sea)
  • Corvus insularis: Bismarck Archipelago
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  Torresian or Bismarck Crow
Czech:
  vrána australská
German:
  Salvadori-Krähe
Danish:
  Torreskrage
Spanish:
  Cuervo Australiano
Finnish:
  savannivaris
French:
  Corbeau de Torres ou C. des Bismarck
Italian:
  Corvo di Torres
Japanese:
  minamigarasu
Japanese:
  ミナミガラス
Dutch:
  Australische Kraai
Norwegian:
  Australkråke
Polish:
  wrona papuaska
Russian:
  Австралийский ворон
Slovak:
  vrana orru
Swedish:
  Australkråka
Chinese:
  澳洲鸦


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   Torresian or Bismarck Crow ( Corvus [orru or insularis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Torresian or Bismarck Crow ( Corvus [orru or insularis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Torresian or Bismarck Crow ( Corvus [orru or insularis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Torresian or Bismarck Crow ( Corvus [orru or insularis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   Torresian or Bismarck Crow ( Corvus [orru or insularis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   Torresian or Bismarck Crow ( Corvus [orru or insularis])
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   Torresian or Bismarck Crow ( Corvus [orru or insularis])
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Christidis and Boles (2008): Systematics and Taxonomy of Australian Birds:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Corbeau de Torres ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Corbeau de Torres ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 3rd edition:
   Papuan Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 4th edition:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
eBird version 1.53:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Australian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Australian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Oriental Bird Club:
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
    Corvus orru [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
    Corvus orru [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Corvus orru [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   Torresian Crow ( Corvus orru) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Corvus orru [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: species group (sometimes a species)

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Other synonyms

Czech: Vrána australská
Danish: Torreskrage
German: Salvadorikrähe, Salvadori-Krähe
English: Australian Crow, New Guinea Crow, Papuan Crow, Torresian Crow, Torresian or Bismarck Crow
Spanish: Cuervo Australiano
Estonian: viljavares
Finnish: Savannivaris
French: Corbeau à nuque claire, Corbeau de Torres, Corbeau de Torres ou C. des Bismarck, Corbeau de Torrès ou C. des Bismarck
Hungarian: torresi varjú
Indonesian: Gagak Orru
Italian: Cornacchia di Torres, Corvo di Torres
Japanese: minamigarasu
Japanese: ミナミガラス
Latin: Corvus [orru or insularis], Corvus orru, Corvus orru orru
Lithuanian: australinė varna
Dutch: Australische Kraai
Norwegian: Australkråke
Polish: wrona papuaska
Russian: Австралийская ворона, Австралийский ворон
Slovak: Vrana orru
Swedish: Australkråka
Chinese: 澳洲鸦
Chinese (Traditional): 澳洲鴉

 

         

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