- a black and gray crow, Corvus splendens, of India.
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The house-sparrow, like the house-crow, is a bird of the plains rather than of the hills.
The caw of the house-crow is replaced by the deeper note of the corby.
Chief of these is that arch-villain Corvus splendens—the Indian house-crow.A Bird Calendar for Northern India
The explanation is, of course, that the house-crow absorbs all the attention that man has to bestow upon the sable-plumaged tribe.Birds of the Plains