Rook

Description
Clutch of five bird eggs collected on April 4th 1948. Record card reads: ‘Nest situated in young sycamore tree about 25 foot from the ground. Built of sticks and lined with yellow straw, rope, hair and willow stems. Adjacent to railway line.’
Accession Loan No.
46/2010/120
Collection Class
Birds
Common Name
rook
Simple Name
bird: eggs
Full Name
CORVIDAE: Corvus frugilegus: rook
Period Classification
Modern (1945-); Modern (1900-)
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
M, C S (from the collection of)
Collection Town
Brock
Collection County
Lancashire
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe
Phylum
CHORDATA: VERTEBRATA
Family
CORVIDAE
Genus
Corvus
Species
frugilegus

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