The Australian Raven (Corvus coronoides) is the largest Australian member of the genus Corvus and one of three Australian species commonly known as ravens.
It has all-black plumage, beak and legs, with a white iris, and is distinguished by its prominent throat hackles and grey bases of its black feathers.
Alternate names include Southern Raven, Southern Crow, and Kelly.
Captured swaggering on sandstone showing honeycomb weathering in the background.
Botany Bay National Park, Kurnell, NSW, Australia.
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