Siberian Jay

Perisoreus infaustus - Mésangeai imitateur

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Corvidés

  • Genus
    :

    Perisoreus

  • Species
    :

    infaustus

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 31 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 90 à 150 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Siberian Jay (Perisoreus infaustus) is a species of bird in the Corvidae family.

Subspecific information 5 Subspecies

  • Perisoreus infaustus infaustus (Scandinavia to w Siberia)
  • Perisoreus infaustus rogosowi (ne European Russia to nc Siberia)
  • Perisoreus infaustus opicus (e Kazakhstan, nw China and sc Siberia)
  • Perisoreus infaustus sibericus (c Siberia and n Mongolia)
  • Perisoreus infaustus maritimus (se Siberia and ne China)

Foreign names

  • Mésangeai imitateur,
  • Arrendajo siberiano,
  • Gaio-siberiano,
  • Unglückshäher,
  • északi szajkó,
  • Taigagaai,
  • Ghiandaia siberiana,
  • Lavskrika,
  • Lavskrike,
  • škriekavec zlovestný,
  • sojka zlověstná,
  • Lavskrige,
  • kuukkeli,
  • gaig siberià,
  • Váskaði,
  • sójka syberyjska,
  • bēdrozis,
  • zlovešča šoja,
  • Кукша,
  • アカオカケス,
  • 北噪鸦,
  • 北噪鴉,

Voice song and cries

Mésangeai imitateur
adult

Habitat

Forest : Boreal, Temperate

Geographic range

Sources of information

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