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Mexican Jay

Aphelocoma wollweberi Kaup, 1855

The Mexican Jay (Aphelocoma wollweberi) formerly known as the Gray-breasted Jay, is a New World jay native to the Sierra Madre Oriental, Sierra Madre Occidental, and Central Plateau of Mexico. It reaches north to eastern Arizona, western New Mexico and western Texas in the United States. Its preferred habitat is montane pine-oak forest. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Corvidae
Genus:
  Aphelocoma

Scientific:
  Aphelocoma wollweberi

Citation:
  Kaup, 1855

Reference:
  J.Orn. II. Jahrgang, VI. Heft, No. 12, p. LV-LVI (footnote)

Protonym:
  Aphelocoma wollweberi

Avibase ID:
  56B8CE7AE77242C1

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/56B8CE7A

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916833

Geographic range:

  • Aphelocoma wollweberi wollweberi: Mts. of w Mexico (se Sonora to Durango, Zacatecas and n Jalisco)
  • Aphelocoma wollweberi gracilis: Mts. of w-central Mexico (e Nayarit and n Jalisco)
  • Aphelocoma wollweberi arizonae: Mts. of Arizona and New Mexico to n Sonora and nw Chihuahua
  • Aphelocoma wollweberi couchii: Mts. of extreme sw Texas to s Nuevo León and c Tamaulipas
  • Aphelocoma wollweberi potosina: Mts. of e-c Mexico (San Luis Potosí to Querétaro and c Hidalgo)
English:
Mexican Jay
German:
Mexikohäher
Spanish:
Chara mexicana
Finnish:
meksikonpensasnärhi
French:
Geai du Mexique
Icelandic:
Garðaskaði
Japanese:
mekishikokakesu
Japanese:
メキシコカケス
Dutch:
Noord-Mexicaanse Gaai
Norwegian:
Mexicoskrike
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Mexicoskrikje
Polish:
modrowronka dębowa
Slovak:
kapuciarka mexická
Swedish:
mexikoskrika
Chinese:
墨西哥丛鸦


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
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Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
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Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
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Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
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Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
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Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
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Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
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HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
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Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
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Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
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Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes a subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Aphelocoma [ultramarina or wollweberi] (sensu lato) by some authors

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German: Mexikohäher
English: Mexican Jay
English (IOC): Mexican Jay
Spanish: Chara mexicana, Chara Pecho Gris
Spanish (Spain): Chara Mexicana
Spanish (HBW): Mexican Jay
Spanish (Mexico): Chara Pecho Gris
Estonian: lääne-sininäär
Finnish: meksikonpensasnärhi
French: Geai du Mexique
Icelandic: Garðaskaði
Japanese: mekishikokakesu
Japanese: メキシコカケス
Scientific: Aphelocoma ultramarina wollweberi, Aphelocoma wollweberi
Dutch: Noord-Mexicaanse Gaai
Norwegian Nynorsk: Mexicoskrikje
Norwegian: gråbrystskrike, Mexicoskrike
Polish: modrowronka dębowa
Slovak: kapuciarka mexická
Serbian: Meksička kreja
Swedish: mexikoskrika
Chinese: 墨西哥丛鸦
Chinese (Traditional): 墨西哥灌叢鴉

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