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  • French
    • Geai buissonier
  • Spanish
    • Arrendajo californiano
    • Chara californiana
    • Urraca californiana
    • Chara
  • Scientific Names
    • Aphelocoma californica
  • English
    • Western Scrub-Jay
    • Western Scrub Jay
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • WESJ

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Recent observations

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What

Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

philwarren

Date

May 4, 2016 12:44 PM PDT

Place

Bodega Bay (Google, OSM)

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Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

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dlbowls

Date

May 3, 2016 07:33 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

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Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Date

May 3, 2016 02:53 PM PDT

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Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

natureinla

Date

April 18, 2016

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Observation and photo submitted by Marilyn Fabricante via email to nature@nhm.org

Photos / Sounds

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Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

alfonso8

Date

April 14, 2014 05:23 PM PDT

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Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

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rkharwood

Date

April 21, 2016

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Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

caminogirl

Date

May 1, 2016 10:09 AM PDT

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Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

austinxuscerp

Date

April 29, 2016

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No photos or sounds

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Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

May 1, 2016

Description

Heard one in the neighborhood to the east of the trail.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

redabbott

Date

April 30, 2016 09:50 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Scrub-Jay Aphelocoma californica

Observer

johnmarrow

Date

February 9, 2016 04:42 PM PST
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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

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Conservation Summary

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