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dc.contributor.authorGarst, Warren, 1922-2016
dc.contributor.authorGarst, Genevieve Sherwin, 1922-2013
dc.coverage.spatialCentral North America
dc.coverage.spatialSouthern North America
dc.coverage.temporal1966-02
dc.date1966-02
dc.date.accessioned2007-01-03T05:57:01Z
dc.date.available2007-01-03T05:57:01Z
dc.description35 mm slide; color.
dc.descriptionScientific Classification: Kingdom: Animalia; Phylum: Chordata; Class: Aves; Order: Passeriformes; Family: Corvidae; Genus: Corvus; Genus species: Corvus brachyrhynchos.
dc.descriptionAnimal characteristics: Head-Body Length: 43-53 cm; Weight: .5 kg; Identification: The house crow has black body feathers glossed with metallic violet. Its wings are black with a green-violet gloss, and the eyes are brown; Habitat: Woodlands, rural and urban areas; Diet: Omnivore: insects, crustaceans, snakes, young birds, carrion, corn, grain; Reproduction: Breeding pairs of this species may mate for life. Each pair lays 4-6 eggs beteen February and June. The female incubates the eggs for 18 days before they hatch; Social Structure: In the fall, large flocks gather in communal roosts. Foraging is usually done in pairs; Behavior: Crows are very adaptable. Northern populations are migratory; Status: No special status; Interesting Facts: If threatened by a hawk or owl, flocks of crows will attack the larger predator.
dc.format.mediumslides (photographs)
dc.identifierMGARaaaa100419
dc.identifierGarst_09212.tif
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10217/52521
dc.publisherColorado State University. Libraries
dc.relationFinding aid: https://lib2.colostate.edu/archives/findingaids/manuscripts/mgar.html
dc.relation.isformatofSlide no. G09212
dc.relation.ispartofGarst (Warren and Genevieve) Collection
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dc.subjectCorvida
dc.subjectperching birds
dc.subject.lcshCorvus brachyrhynchos
dc.subject.lcshCrows
dc.subject.lcshCorvus
dc.subject.lcshPasseriformes
dc.subject.lcshBirds
dc.subject.lcshVertebrates
dc.subject.lcshChordata
dc.subject.lcshHouse crow
dc.subject.lcshAmerican crow
dc.titleHouse crow perched on flower pot
dc.typeStillImage
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