A bird perched on a roof.

A bird perched on a roof.
Species: Large-billed Crow   Corvus macrorhynchos
Subspecies: tibetosinensis
Author: Josep del Hoyo
Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Added to IBC: 16 Dec 2016 - 01:07
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Altitude (m): 
2618 meters



Submitted by Steve Pryor on
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Josep, fede the HBW-accepted race ranges, this should be tibetosinensis...I think!?

Submitted by Josep del Hoyo (HBW editor) on
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Another great correction, Steve. As happened in the last case, these two races intergrade, and I imagine that the ranges might have been considered somewhat different before. Thank you very much!

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Josep del Hoyo, IBC1312625. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1312625.

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Josep del Hoyo, IBC1312625. Photo of Large-billed Crow Corvus macrorhynchos at Nubding, Bhutan. Accessible at hbw.com/ibc/1312625.

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