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Eurasian Jackdaw


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Characteristics
Colouring Grey-black body, black cap, gale grey nape
Voice Short, sharp yapping sound
Feeds on Earthworms, seeds, caterpillars
Flight Fluent easy flight with floppy wingbeats
Nesting Tree
Social Flocks
Eurasian Jackdaw
Eurasian Jackdaw
Also Known As ..
Jackdaw
Western Jackdaw
Page Last Updated 3/16/2020 1:45:02 PM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status LC-Least Concern
Order Passeriformes
Family Corvidae
Species Coloeus monedula
Category Crows, Jays
StdName Western Jackdaw
Vital Statistics
Length 13.0 to 13.4 ins
Weight 7.8 to 9.6 ozs
Wingspan 26.4 to 29.1 ins
Lifespan 5 to 10 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution (underline = this CommonName used here) YCommon SScarce RRare NNot Seen
Region EUEurope
Region NANorth America
Country CACanada
Country USUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Eurasian Jackdaw (Species=Coloeus monedula / Standard Name=Western Jackdaw)