Chova piquirroja

Medium-sized corvid with glossy black plumage. It is characterized by an elongated, curved and red bill. The legs are also red, although in the youth they have yellow hues and are confused with the Chova Pitigualda.

Ficha técnica

ORDEN: Passeriformes
FAMILIA: Corvidae
ESPECIE: Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax
LONGEVIDAD-AÑOS: 5 to 10
PESO: 280-360 gr
ENVERGADURA: about 68-80 cm
LONGITUD: 37-41 cm approx.

Hábitat

They live on rocky walls with scent on ledges of coastal cliffs, mountains and even giant buildings in urban areas.

Rutas ornitológicas donde los podemos observar

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SM.01 Ruta BTT Cova da Serpe
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SM.02 Ruta paseo fluvial de Carregal
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SM.03 Ruta BBT Serra da Loba
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SM.04 Ruta Val de Cambás
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SM.05 Ruta Veiga do Mandeo
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SM.06 Ruta da Veiga do Mandeo a Xielas