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Azure-winged Magpie

Cyanopica cyanus (Pallas, 1776)

The Azure-winged Magpie (Cyanopica cyanus) is a bird in the crow family. It is 31–35 cm long and similar in overall shape to the European Magpie (Pica pica) but is more slender with proportionately smaller legs and bill. It belongs to the genus Cyanopica. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Corvidae
Genus:
  Cyanopica

Scientific:
  Cyanopica cyanus

Citation:
  (Pallas, 1776)

Reference:
  ReiseVersch.Provin.Russ.Reichs 3 p.694

Protonym:
  Corvus cyanus

Avibase ID:
  659D6E44CDDBC5F1

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/659D6E44

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916623

Geographic range:

  • Cyanopica cyanus cyanus {cyanus or tristis}: E-central Asia
  • Cyanopica cyanus cyanus (pallescens): Middle and lower Amur River region
  • Cyanopica cyanus interposita: N China (Shaanxi)
  • Cyanopica cyanus kansuensis: W China (Gansu, Qinghai and nw Sichuan)
  • Cyanopica cyanus koreensis: Korea
  • Cyanopica cyanus stegmanni: Manchuria
  • Cyanopica cyanus swinhoei: E China (Liaoning to Fujian and Sichuan)
  • Cyanopica cyanus japonica: Japan (Honshu and Kyushu)
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English:
Azure-winged Magpie
Czech:
straka modrá
German:
Azurelster
Danish:
Blåskade
Spanish:
Rabilargo Asiático
Finnish:
siniharakka
French:
Pie-bleue à calotte noire
Icelandic:
Bláskjór
Italian:
Gazza azzurra
Japanese:
onaga
Japanese:
オナガ
Dutch:
Aziatische Blauwe Ekster
Norwegian:
Blåskjære
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Asurskjor
Polish:
sroka blekitna
Portuguese:
Pega-azul
Russian:
Голубая сорока
Slovak:
modraňa družná
Swedish:
östlig blåskata
Ukrainian:
Сорока блакитна
Chinese:
灰喜鹊


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Asian Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Asian Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Asian Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Asian Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2015:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2016:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2017:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2018:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Clements, version 2019:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.52:
Azure-winged Magpie (Asian) ( Cyanopica cyanus [cyanus Group])
eBird version 1.53:
Azure-winged Magpie (Asian) ( Cyanopica cyanus [cyanus Group])
eBird version 1.54:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 1.55:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 2015:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 2016:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 2017:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 2018:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
eBird version 2019:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Asian Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Asian Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Asian Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Asian Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Asian Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Azure-winged Magpie ( Cyanopica cyanus) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cyanopica cyanus [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cyanopica cyanus [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species (sometimes nominal subspecies)

This taxon is considered a subspecies of Cyanopica [cyanus or cooki] (sensu lato) by some authors

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Azerbaijani: Sibir ziğ-ziğ quşu
Bulgarian: Син сврака
Catalan: Garsa blava, garsa blava asiàtica
Czech: straka modrá
Danish: Blåskade
German: Azurelster, Blauelster
English: Asian Azure-winged Magpie, Azure-winged Magpie, Azure-winged Magpie (Asian)
English (IOC): Azure-winged Magpie
Spanish: Rabilargo, Rabilargo Asiático, Urraca de Rabo Largo
Spanish (Spain): Rabilargo Asiático
Spanish (HBW): Azure-winged Magpie
Estonian: siniharakas
Basque: Mika urdina
Finnish: Siniharakka
French: Pie bleue, Pie-bleue à calotte noire
Galician: Pega azul
Hebrew: עקעק תכול
Croatian: Modra svraka
Hungarian: kékszarka, Kékszarka (Azsiai)
Icelandic: Bláskjór
Italian: Gazza aliazzurre, Gazza azzurra
Japanese: onaga, o-naga
Japanese: オナガ
Japanese (Kanji): 尾長
Georgian: ციმბირი ჩხიკვი
Khakas: Кöк саасхан
Korean: 물까마귀, 물까치
Korean (Transliteration): mul-kkachi
Scientific: Corvus cyanus, Cyanopica cyana, Cyanopica cyana cyana, Cyanopica cyana cyanus, Cyanopica cyanus, Cyanopica cyanus [cyanus Group], Cyanopica cyanus cyanus, Cyanopolius cyanus
Lithuanian: Azijinė mėlynoji šarka, Mėlynoji šarka
Latvian: Zilspārnu žagata
Mongolian: Цэнхэр цанцаахай, Цэнхэр шаазгай
Mongolian (Bichig): ᠴᠡᠩᠬᠡᠷ ᠴᠠᠨᠴᠠᠬᠠᠢ
Mongolian (Bichig, Inner Mongolia): ᠬᠦᠬᠡ ᠱᠠᠭᠠᠵᠠᠭᠠᠢ
Mongolian (Cyrillic, Inner Mongolia): Хөх шаазгай
Mongolian (Transliteration): khökh shaazgai, tseŋkher shaazgai, tseŋkher tsaŋtsaakhai
Dutch: Aziatische Blauwe Ekster, Blauwe Ekster
Norwegian Nynorsk: Asurskjor
Norwegian: asurskjære, Blåskjære
Polish: sójka błękitna, sroka blekitna, sroka błękitna
Pinyin: cháng-wěi bāláng, cháng-wěi què, huī xǐ-què, lán-bàng què, lán-bǎng xiāng què, lán-què, shān xǐ-què, yuān xǐ-què
Portuguese: charneco / pega-azul, Pega azul, Pega-azul
Portuguese (Portugal): Charneco-oriental
Russian: Голубая сорока, Сорока голубая
Slovak: modraňa družná, Straka belasá
Slovenian: modra sraka
Serbian: Azijska plava svraka
Swedish: Blåskata, östlig blåskata
Turkish: Mavi Saksağan
Tuvinian: Ак-көк сааскан
Ukrainian: Сорока блакитна
Chinese: 山喜鹊, 灰喜鵲, 灰喜鹊, 蓝膀香鹊, 蓝膀鹊, 蓝鹊, 长尾巴郎, 长尾鹊, 鸢喜鹊
Chinese (Traditional): 山喜鵲, 灰喜鵲, 藍翅香鵲, 藍膀鵲, 藍鵲, 長尾巴郎, 長尾鵲, 鳶喜鵲

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