Beard Fixingby ~Canislupuscorax Photography / Animals, Plants & Nature / Birds ~Canislupuscorax A pair of common ravens (Corvus corax) allopreening at the Roaring Mountain in Yellowstone National Park.
Leave no black plume as a token of that lie thy soul has spoken! Leave my loneliness unbroken! --quit the bust above my door! Take thy beak from out my heart, and take thy form from off my door!" Quoth the Raven, "Nevermore.
Crow vs. Raven. Ravens are much bigger. Crows are about the size of a pigeon at 20 oz. with 32-40 in. wingspan. Ravens are more the size of a red-tailed hawk at 40 oz. with 46-54 in. wingspan. Ravens= really big.