Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

  • Scientific Names
    • Aphelocoma californica
  • English
    • Western Scrub-Jay
    • Western Scrub Jay
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • WESJ
  • Spanish
    • Chara

Guide Colors

     

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Flickr invite link »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Tree Browser »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

naturehound

Date

September 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

harvestman

Date

September 20, 2014 01:13 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

dpom

Date

September 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Scrub Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

beartracker

Date

September 15, 2014

Place

Redway, CA (Google, OSM)

Description

western scrub jay track I witnessed being made

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Western scrub jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

justin2

Date

September 18, 2014 07:51 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Scrub Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

September 4, 2014 06:21 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

asemerdj

Date

September 4, 2014 11:01 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Western Scrub Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

September 2, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Woodhouse's Scrub Jay Aphelocoma californica ssp. woodhouseii

Observer

kucycads

Date

August 19, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

cpahl

Date

July 23, 2014 06:54 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Scrub Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 29, 2014 08:35 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

dpom

Date

August 29, 2014
View all observations

Description from Wikipedia

The Western Scrub Jay (Aphelocoma californica), is a species of scrub jay native to western North America. It ranges from southern Washington to central Texas and central Mexico. It comprises three distinct subspecies groups, all of which may be separate species. They are California Scrub Jay (coastal), Woodhouse's Scrub Jay (interior US and northern Mexico), and Sumichrast's Scrub Jay (interior southern Mexico). The Western Scrub Jay was once lumped with the Island Scrub Jay and the

Logo-eee-15px

Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.