Corvidae (crows, magpies, jays…)

Under construction

Number of genera: 24
Number of species: 132
Number of species completed: 19
In French: page des corbeaux, pies, geais en Français

SF Pyrrhocoracinae:


Genus Pyrrhocorax – 2 species
* Red-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax
* Alpine Chough Pyrrhocorax graculus

SF Crypsirininae:


Genus Temnurus – 1 species
Ratchet-tailed Treepie Temnurus temnurus


Genus Platysmurus – 1 species
Black Magpie Platysmurus leucopterus


Genus Crypsirina – 2 species
Racket-tailed Treepie Crypsirina temia
Hooded Treepie Crypsirina cucullata


Genus Dendrocitta – 7 species
* Rufous Treepie Dendrocitta vagabunda
Sumatran Treepie Dendrocitta occipitalis
Bornean Treepie Dendrocitta cinerascens
* Grey Treepie Dendrocitta formosae
* White-bellied Treepie Dendrocitta leucogastra
Collared Treepie Dendrocitta frontalis
Andaman Treepie Dendrocitta bayleii

SF Cissinae:


Genus Cissa – 4 species
* Common Green Magpie Cissa chinensis
Indochinese Green Magpie Cissa hypoleuca
Bornean Green Magpie Cissa jefferyi
Javan Green Magpie Cissa thalassina


Genus Urocissa – 5 species
Sri Lanka Blue Magpie Urocissa ornata
Taiwan Blue Magpie Urocissa caerulea
Yellow-billed Blue Magpie Urocissa flavirostris
Red-billed Blue Magpie Urocissa erythroryncha
White-winged Magpie Urocissa whiteheadi

SF Perisoreinae:


Genus Cyanopica – 2 species
Azure-winged Magpie Cyanopica cyanus
Iberian Magpie Cyanopica cooki


Genus Perisoreus – 3 species
Siberian Jay Perisoreus infaustus
Sichuan Jay Perisoreus internigrans
Grey Jay Perisoreus canadensis

SF Cyanocoracinae:


Genus Cyanolyca – 9 species
White-throated Jay Cyanolyca mirabilis
Dwarf Jay Cyanolyca nanus
Black-throated Jay Cyanolyca pumilo
Silvery-throated Jay Cyanolyca argentigula
Azure-hooded Jay Cyanolyca cucullata
Beautiful Jay Cyanolyca pulchra
Black-collared Jay Cyanolyca armillata
Turquoise Jay Cyanolyca turcosa
White-collared Jay Cyanolyca viridicyanus


Genus Gymnorhinus – 1 species
Pinyon Jay Gymnorhinus cyanocephalus


Genus Cyanocitta – 2 species
Steller’s Jay Cyanocitta stelleri
Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata


Genus Aphelocoma – 7 species
Unicoloured Jay Aphelocoma unicolor
Transvolcanic Jay Aphelocoma ultramarina
Mexican Jay Aphelocoma wollweberi
Florida Scrub Jay Aphelocoma coerulescens
Woodhouse’s Scrub Jay Aphelocoma woodhouseii
California Scrub Jay Aphelocoma californica
Island Scrub Jay Aphelocoma insularis


Genus Calocitta – 2 species
Black-throated Magpie Jay Calocitta colliei
White-throated Magpie Jay Calocitta formosa


Genus Psilorhinus – 5 species
Brown Jay Psilorhinus morio
Azure Jay Psilorhinus caeruleus
Violaceous Jay Psilorhinus violaceus
Purplish Jay Psilorhinus cyanomelas
Curl-crested Jay Psilorhinus cristatellus


Genus Cyanocorax – 13 species
Green Jay Cyanocorax luxuosus
Inca Jay Cyanocorax yncas
White-tailed Jay Cyanocorax mystacalis
Bushy-crested Jay Cyanocorax melanocyaneus
Yucatan Jay Cyanocorax yucatanicus
San Blas Jay Cyanocorax sanblasianus
Purplish-backed Jay Cyanocorax beecheii
Tufted Jay Cyanocorax dickeyi
Black-chested Jay Cyanocorax affinis
Azure-naped Jay Cyanocorax heilprini
Cayenne Jay Cyanocorax cayanus
Plush-crested Jay Cyanocorax chrysops
White-naped Jay Cyanocorax cyanopogon

SF Corvinae:


Genus Zavattariornis – 1 species
Stresemann’s Bushcrow Zavattariornis stresemanni


Genus Ptilostomus – 1 species
* Piapiac Ptilostomus afer


Genus Podoces – 4 species
Henderson’s Ground Jay Podoces hendersoni
Biddulph’s Ground Jay Podoces biddulphi
Pander’s Ground Jay Podoces panderi
Pleske’s Ground Jay Podoces pleskei


Genus Garrulus – 3 species
* Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius
Black-headed Jay Garrulus lanceolatus
Lidth’s Jay Garrulus lidthi


Genus Pica – 7 species
Maghreb Magpie Pica mauritanica
Asir Magpie Pica asirensis
Himalayan Magpie Pica bottanensis
Oriental Magpie Pica serica
* Eurasian Magpie Pica pica
Black-billed Magpie Pica hudsonia
Yellow-billed Magpie Pica nuttalli


Genus Nucifraga – 3 species
Clark’s Nutcracker Nucifraga columbiana
Spotted Nutcracker Nucifraga caryocatactes
Large-spotted Nutcracker Nucifraga multipunctata


Genus Coloeus – 2 species
* Western Jackdaw Corvus monedula
Daurian Jackdaw Coloeus dauuricus


Genus Corvus – 45 species
Cuban Crow Corvus nasicus
White-necked Crow Corvus leucognaphalus
Jamaican Crow Corvus jamaicensis
Palm Crow Corvus palmarum
Fish Crow Corvus ossifragus
Sinaloa Crow Corvus sinaloae
Tamaulipas Crow Corvus imparatus
Cape Crow Corvus capensis
* Rook Corvus frugilegus
Hawaiian Crow Corvus hawaiiensis
Thick-billed Raven Corvus crassirostris
* White-necked Raven Corvus albicollis
* Common Raven Corvus corax
Chihuahuan Raven Corvus cryptoleucus
Fan-tailed Raven Corvus rhipidurus
Brown-necked Raven Corvus ruficollis
* Pied Crow Corvus albus
Somali Crow Corvus edithae
American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos
Northwestern Crow Corvus caurinus
Collared Crow Corvus torquatus
* Carrion Crow Corvus corone
* Hooded Crow Corvus cornix
* Flores Crow Corvus florensis
* House Crow Corvus splendens
Mariana Crow Corvus kubaryi
* Large-billed Crow Corvus macrorhynchos
Indian Jungle Crow Corvus culminatus
Eastern Jungle Crow Corvus levaillantii
Slender-billed Crow Corvus enca
Piping Crow Corvus typicus
Banggai Crow Corvus unicolor
Long-billed Crow Corvus validus
New Caledonian Crow Corvus moneduloides
Bougainville Crow Corvus meeki
White-billed Crow Corvus woodfordi
Violet Crow Corvus violaceus
Brown-headed Crow Corvus fuscicapillus
Grey Crow Corvus tristis
Little Crow Corvus bennetti
Bismarck Crow Corvus insularis
Torresian Crow Corvus orru
Australian Raven Corvus coronoides
Little Raven Corvus mellori
Forest Raven Corvus tasmanicus

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SP # 58 27/02/18 Corvus albicollis   S
White-necked Raven (constr.) – – – Corbeau à nuque blanche (full)

SP # 57 26/02/18 Corvus albus   S
Pied Crow (constr.) – – – Corbeau pie (full)

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