hooded crow

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hooded crow

a subspecies of the carrion crow, Corvus corone cornix, that has a grey body and black head, wings, and tail
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In Subarctic and Low Arctic Norway, higher densities of resident semi-domestic reindeer provide more potential carrion in winter, leading to a strong increase in the presence of all carnivore species, but particularly of typical boreal forest mesopredators such as red foxes (Vulpes vulpes), Hooded Crow (Corvus cornix), or eagles (Aquila chrysaetos and Haliaetus albicilla', Henden et al., 2014).
The distribution of the Hooded Crow Corvus cornix in the tundra zone of Yamal (in Russian).