Rooks often earned the ire of farmers for their omnivorous diet which includes seeds and root crops. In spite of their reputation for intelligence, they can't tell the difference between discarded turnips, those that a farmer has put out for his sheep and those which he wishes to sell.
Scientific name: Corvus frugilegus
Species range provided by WWF's Wildfinder.
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Additional data source: Animal Diversity Web
Year assessed: 2009
Classified by: IUCN 3.1
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