|Adult of nominate subspecies in Switzerland|
|Where alpine choughs live; shown in green|
The Alpine chough (Pyrrhocorax graculus) is a type of bird in the crow family. It is one of only two species in the genus Pyrrhocorax. It nests in the mountains. It can be found in Spain and Morocco eastwards through southern Europe to the Himalayas.
The golden eagle is a predator to the chough.