(syn. Corvus Ϯ House Crow C. splendens) Gr. ανωμαλος anōmalos  anomalous, strange  < negative prefix αν- an- ; ομαλος omalos  even; κοραξ korax, κορακος korakos  raven  < κρωζω krōzō  to croak; "Corvus Linn.  ...  Anomalocorax Fitz. (Corvus splendens Vieill.)" (Fitzinger 1863).

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Jobling, J. A. (2020). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2020). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from on 17 February 2020).