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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Cyanocitta cristata Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Corvidae Family
22–30 cm (Wingspan 34-43 cm) Length
Forest. Shrubland, plantations urban areas. Below Between  Range follow link Range:- Endemic to Habitat
Altitude
Range
2-7 eggs, incubation by female 17-18 days, fledging 17-21 days. Male helps with nest building & feeding. Clutch
Arthropods, worms, fruit & berries. Food  
  Habits
5652 - TSN: 179680 - Sub-species World Number
Least Concern Status

Blue Jay Daniel Lane Baton Rouge, East B. R. Parish, LA United States XC98405 song 

AKA:- Czech: Sojka chocholatá
Danish: Blå Skovskade
German: Blauhäher
English: Blue Jay
Spanish: Chara Azul, Urraca Azul
Spanish (Mexico): chara azul
Estonian: sininäär
Finnish: Sinitöyhtönärhi
French: Geai bleu
Italian: Ghiandaia azzurra, Ghiandaia azzurra americana
Japanese: aokakesu
Japanese: アオカケス
Latin: Cyanocitta cristata
Dutch: Blauwe Gaai
Norwegian: Blåskrike
Ojibwa: ᒋᒉᔐ
Polish: modrosójka blekitna, modrosójka błękitna, Sójka błękitna
Russian: Североамериканская голубая сойка
Slovak: kapuciarka modrá , Sojka modrá
Swedish: Blåskrika
Chinese: 冠蓝鸦

Sub-species

Cyanocitta cristata
Cyanocitta cristata bromia
Cyanocitta cristata burleighi
Cyanocitta cristata cristata
Cyanocitta cristata cristata
Cyanocitta cristata cyanoptera
Cyanocitta cristata cyanotephra
Cyanocitta cristata florincola
Cyanocitta cristata semplei
 

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