Bushy-crested Jay

Cyanocorax melanocyaneus - Geai houppé

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Corvidés

  • Genus
    :

    Cyanocorax

  • Species
    :

    melanocyaneus

Descriptor

Hartlaub, 1844

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 33 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 103 à 115 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Geai houppé
adult plum. breeding
Geai houppé
adult plum. breeding

Bushy-crested Jay (Cyanocorax melanocyaneus) is a species of bird in the Corvidae family.

Subspecific information 2 subspecies

  • Cyanocorax melanocyaneus melanocyaneus (Guatemala to s El Salvador)
  • Cyanocorax melanocyaneus chavezi (Honduras and n Nicaragua)

Foreign names

  • Geai houppé,
  • Chara centroamericana,
  • Hartlaubblaurabe,
  • Hartlaub-indigószajkó,
  • Geelooggaai,
  • Ghiandaia cespugliosa,
  • hartlaubskrika,
  • Raggskrike,
  • kapuciarka hôrna,
  • sojka černomodrá,
  • Blåbuget Blåskade,
  • tammiharakka,
  • gaig centreamericà,
  • modrowronka kędzierzawa,
  • Кустарниковая чёрно-синяя сойка,
  • ヤマヌレバカケス,
  • 浓冠鸦,
  • 叢冠鴉,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Plantations, Subtropical/Tropical Heavily Degraded Former Forest

Geographic range

Sources of information

Other sources of interest

QRcode Geai houppé
published: - Updated: 29-03-2008
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