Classification
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  • French
    • Geai de Steller
  • Scientific Names
    • Cyanocitta stelleri
  • Spanish
    • Chara crestada
    • Urraca crestada
    • Arrendajo crestado
  • English
    • Steller's Jay
  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • STJA
  • German
    • Diademhäher

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Recent observations

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

Observer

bizz1288

Date

December 5, 2016

Description

Only seen for a few seconds. Landed in a tree's branches, and caught a glimpse of its blue body and its prominent black crown. Heard it call several times.

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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nanorca13

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December 4, 2016 09:48 AM PST

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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tiyumq

Date

December 5, 2016 01:12 PM PST

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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mjplagens

Date

May 2, 2014 03:49 PM MDT

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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heatherpickard

Date

September 26, 2012 09:32 PM EDT

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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awijker

Date

July 31, 1992

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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ck2az

Date

October 28, 2016 03:42 PM MDT

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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chrisrohrer

Date

October 30, 2015 12:46 PM MST

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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maggie36

Date

November 29, 2016 02:40 PM PST

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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varajuan

Date

June 20, 2015 09:31 AM MDT

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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amzapp

Date

November 26, 2016 02:43 PM CST

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

Observer

tereka_lasso

Date

November 21, 2016 11:44 AM MST
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Description from Wikipedia

The Steller's jay (Cyanocitta stelleri) is a jay native to western North America, closely related to the blue jay found in the rest of the continent, but with a black head and upper body. It is also known as the long-crested jay, mountain jay, and pine jay. It is the only crested jay west of the Rocky Mountains.

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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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