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Synonyms for Corvidae

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Big Fish has revamped the clotted cream brand's packaging to now feature a milk maid surrounded by Cornish imagery including choughs (a member of the crow family once common in Cornwall), waves, a lighthouse and fishing boats.
The area is famous for the rare chough, part of the crow family, identified by its vivid red legs and curved bill.
Researchers looked at the parkland versus the prairie landscape and realized the increased tree cover meant an increase in avian predators, particularly in the crow family.
Mark, who also works as an undertaker and Lisa, a lollypop lady, developed a passion for corvids - members of the crow family - after finding a bird with a broken wing at a nature reserve two years ago.
Birds belonging to the crow family such as magpies, crows and ravens, known as corvids, are renowned for their innovative behaviour, relatively large brains and general intelligence.
The magpie pica pica, belonging to the family corvidae along with other members of the crow family, has carnivorous tendencies.
Scientists have previously noted tool use among members of the crow family, or corvids, including dropping stones on intruders or prey and using paper as a rake and sponge.
However, the founding Crow family still owns the operating company that runs the property.
She's befriended them, gained their trust, and thus provides a more personal observational style on crow habits and social relationships, including a healthy dose of scientific literature but adding a personal touch which brings the crow family to life.
Crow Holdings is the group of international, diversified investment companies that owns and directs the investments of the Trammell Crow family and its investment partners.
And dying birds of the crow family, including ravens, foretold human infection in the New World as they likely did in ancient Babylon (8).
Unlike members of the crow family, gulls are protected by law.
The Crow family built nests in its topmost branches.
The Hardins and their seven counterparts -- the Bernard Nabholz family of Vilonia, the Bobby Crow family of Centerville, the Barry Walls family of Harrisburg, L.
Crow Holdings is a privately held investment firm that specializes in real estate investments on behalf of the Trammell Crow family and its investment partners.