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California Scrub-Jay
Aphelocoma californica (Vigors, 1839)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Corvidae
Genus:
  Aphelocoma

Scientific:
  Aphelocoma californica

Citation:
  (Vigors, 1839)

Reference:
  Zool.Beechey'sVoy. p.21 pl.V

Protonym:
  Garrulus californicus

Avibase ID:
  151C2B3F0AB3B30F

Taxomic Serial Number:
TSN: 554128

Geographic range:

  • Aphelocoma californica californica: Coastal ranges of c Calif. (s San Mateo to sw Ventura County)
  • Aphelocoma californica immanis: Extreme sw Washington to w Oregon (Willamette Valley)
  • Aphelocoma californica caurina: Coastal sw Oregon to c Calif. (Trinity, Lake and Napa counties)
  • Aphelocoma californica oocleptica: S-central Oregon to San Francisco Bay and w Nevada
  • Aphelocoma californica obscura: SW California and n Baja California (south to Todos Santos Bay)
  • Aphelocoma californica hypoleuca (hypoleuca): Cape District of Baja California
  • Aphelocoma californica hypoleuca (cactophila): Central Baja California (latitude 29º30' to Bahía Magdalena)
  • Aphelocoma californica cana: Arid s California (Eagle Mountain area of Riverside County)
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Source: Clements checklist

English:
  California Scrub-Jay
Czech:
  sojka západní
German:
  Kalifornienhäher
Danish:
  Kratskade
Spanish:
  Chara Californiana
Finnish:
  kalifornianpensasnärhi
French:
  Geai buissonnier
Icelandic:
  California Scrub-Jay
Italian:
  Ghiandaia occidentale
Japanese:
  amerikakakesu
Japanese:
  アメリカカケス
Dutch:
  Westelijke Struikgaai
Norwegian:
  Krattskrike
Polish:
  modrowronka kalifornijska
Portuguese:
  Gaio-dos-matos-ocidental
Portuguese (Brazil):
  California Scrub-Jay
Russian:
  Западная кустарниковая сойка
Slovak:
  kapuciarka dubová
Swedish:
  västlig snårskrika
Chinese:
  西丛鸦


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (1886):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica)
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 1st suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 2nd suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 3rd suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 4th suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 5th suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 6th suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 1st edition (incl. 7th suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (1895):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 8th suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 9th suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 10th suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 11th suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 12th suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 13th suppl.):
   Santa Cruz Jay ( Aphelocoma insularis)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 14th suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica)
American Ornithologists' Union 2nd edition (incl. 15th suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (1910):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 16th suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 17th suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica)
American Ornithologists' Union 3rd edition (incl. 18th suppl.):
   California Jay ( Aphelocoma californica)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
   Western Scrub-Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
   California Scrub-Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   California Scrub-Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   Western Scrub-Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   Western Scrub-Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   Western Scrub-Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   California Scrub-Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   California Scrub-Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
   California Scrub-Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
   California Scrub-Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
eBird version 1.50:
   Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) ( Aphelocoma californica [californica Group])
eBird version 1.52:
   Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) ( Aphelocoma californica [californica Group])
eBird version 1.53:
   Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) ( Aphelocoma californica [californica Group])
eBird version 1.54:
   Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) ( Aphelocoma californica [californica Group])
eBird version 1.55:
   Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) ( Aphelocoma californica [californica Group])
eBird version 2015:
   Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal) ( Aphelocoma californica [californica Group])
eBird version 2016:
   California Scrub-Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
   California Scrub-Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   Californian Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   Californian Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   California Scrub Jay ( Aphelocoma californica) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Aphelocoma californica [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Aphelocoma [californica, woodhouseii or sumichrasti] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Other synonyms

Catalan: gaig de bardissa de Califòrnia
Czech: sojka západní
Danish: Kratskade
German: Kalifornienhäher
English: California Jay, California Scrub Jay, California Scrub-Jay, Californian Scrub Jay, Santa Cruz Jay, Western Scrub-Jay, Western Scrub-Jay (Coastal)
Spanish: Chara Californiana
Spanish (Spain): Chara Californiana
Spanish (Mexico): Chara azuleja
Estonian: võsa-sininäär
Finnish: kalifornianpensasnärhi
French: Geai buissonnier
Hungarian: bozótszajkó
Italian: Ghiandaia occidentale
Japanese: amerikakakesu
Japanese: アメリカカケス
Latin: Aphelocoma californica, Aphelocoma californica [californica Group], Aphelocoma coerulescens californica, Aphelocoma insularis, Garrulus californicus
Lithuanian: Kaliforninis krūmyninis kėkštas
Latvian: krūmu sīlis
Dutch: Californische Gaai, Westelijke Struikgaai
Norwegian: Krattskrike
Polish: modrowronka kalifornijska
Portuguese: Gaio-dos-matos-ocidental
Russian: Западная кустарниковая сойка
Slovak: kapuciarka dubová
Swedish: Snårskrika, västlig snårskrika
Chinese: 西丛鸦
Chinese (Traditional): 佛羅里達灌叢鴉

 

         

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