Name: Hooded Crow
Scientific name: Corvus cornix
Nature Stars: 50
About: The Hooded Crow replaces the Carrion Crow in north Scotland, the Isle of Man and Northern Ireland. They are grey, with a black head, tail and wings.
How to identify: Unmistakeable.
Where: North west Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Isle of Man.
Fantastic fact: Hooded Crows replace Carrion Crows across northern and eastern Europe: until recently, the two were thought to be the same species!
Photograph credit: Photo credit tbc