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Crows Corvidae (8)

(Banner Photos: Rook (above) Chough (below) by Jim Wilson)

Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax
Locally common resident on the coast, with a bias in distribution towards the south west.
Summer Distribution Winter Distribution

Magpie Pica pica
Common resident. Summer Distribution Winter Distribution

Jay Garrulus glandarius
Widespread though generally uncommon resident. Summer Distribution Winter Distribution

Jackdaw Corvus monedula spermologus
Common resident. Summer Distribution Winter Distribution

Eastern Jackdaw Corvus monedula soemmerringii
Rare vagrant.
Probably annual but no idea of number of records. Recorded every winter with no more than 5 records annually.

Awaiting more information.

Rook Corvus frugilegus
Common resident. Summer Distribution Winter Distribution

Carrion Crow Corvus corone
Occasional migrant.

Hooded Crow Corvus cornix
Common resident. Summer Distribution Winter Distribution

Raven Corvus corax
Generally uncommon resident at both coastal and inland sites, most numerous in the south-west.
Summer Distribution Winter Distribution

House Crow Corvus splendens
One record of this IRBC Category D species up to the end of 2013.

Cobh, an adult, 5th September 2010 and on and off into 2012.