Corvus rhipidurus Hartert, 1918 sec. Corvids of the World

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Corvus rhipidurus Hartert, 1918 sec. Corvids of the World

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Common Name

English: Fan-tailed Raven; Estonian: lühisaba-ronk

Distribution

Africa Northeast Tropical Africa (Chad (Chad nativeA), Djibouti (Djibouti nativeA), Eritrea (Eritrea nativeA), Ethiopia (Ethiopia nativeA), Somalia (Somalia nativeA), Sudan (Sudan nativeA)); West Tropical Africa (Niger (Niger nativeA)), Asia-Temperate Arabian Peninsula nativeA; Western Asia (Palestine nativeA, Sinai (Sinai nativeA))

Brood parasite

Clamator glandarius (Linnaeus, 1758)B

Ectoparasite

Philopterus albidus (Piaget, 1880)C

Bibliography

A. 2003: The Howard and Moore complete checklist of the birds of the world. 3rd Edition: 504-515
B. Makatsch, W. 1955: Brood parasitism in birds. [Der Brutparasitismus in der Vogelwelt.]: 151 [8672]
C. Price & Hellenthal: Taxonomy of Philopterus (Phthiraptera: Philopteridae) from the Corvidae (Passeriformes), with descriptions of nine new species. – Annals of the Entomological Society of America 91 (6): 782-799: 785, 786 [78]