Alpine Chough

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Colouring Glossy black body with red legs and yellow beak
Voice Strange rippling
Feeds on Insects, berries, seeds and scraps
Flight Elegant light flight
Nesting Cliff
Social Flocks
Alpine Chough
Alpine Chough
Also Known As ..
Yellow-billed Chough
Page Last Updated 1/22/2020 5:25:09 PM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status Secure
Order Passeriformes
Family Corvidae
Species Pyrrhocorax graculus
Category Crows
StdName Alpine Chough
Vital Statistics
Length 14.2 to 15.4 ins
Weight 8.8 to 12.4 ozs
Wingspan 25.6 to 29.1 ins
Lifespan 5 to 10 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States
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