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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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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

Date

June 26, 2016 11:25 AM PDT

Description

Since this bird never poses in the sun, I decided to bring the sun to him. Well, not quite.

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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borgfly

Date

June 22, 2016

Description

Steller's Jay, Mt. Shasta City, (City Park), CA.

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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June 26, 2016 06:49 AM PDT

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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nanorca13

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June 26, 2016 04:37 PM PDT

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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hfabian

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June 28, 2016

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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hfabian

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June 28, 2016

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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emelita96

Date

June 28, 2016 06:23 AM PDT

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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arnel

Date

June 26, 2016

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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jmaughn

Date

June 27, 2016 02:25 PM PDT

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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arnel

Date

June 26, 2016

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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arnel

Date

June 26, 2016

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Steller's Jay Cyanocitta stelleri

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arnel

Date

June 26, 2016
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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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