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Dwarf Jay

Cyanolyca nanus (Du Bus, 1847)

The Dwarf Jay (Cyanolyca nana) is a species of bird in the Corvidae family. It is endemic to Mexico. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forests. Contrary to its name, this is the smallest bird in the genus Corvidae at 20–23 cm long and weighing 41 g. It is threatened by habitat loss. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Corvidae
Genus:
  Cyanolyca

Scientific:
  Cyanolyca nanus

Citation:
  (Du Bus, 1847)

Reference:
  Bull.Acad.R.Sci.Brux. 14 pt2 p.103

Protonym:
  Cyanocorax nanus

Avibase ID:
  945C18FA48C149A1

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/945C18FA

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 916619


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Cyanolyca nanus: Oak-pine forests of sw Mexico (Vera Cruz, Puebla and Oaxaca)
English:
Dwarf Jay
Czech:
sojka malá
German:
Zwerghäher
Danish:
Dværgazurskade
Spanish:
Chara Enana
Finnish:
pikkusininaakka
French:
Geai nain
Italian:
Ghiandaia nana
Japanese:
himeaokakesu
Japanese:
ヒメアオカケス
Dutch:
Witkeeldwerggaai
Norwegian:
Dvergskrike
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Dvergskrikje
Polish:
modrowronka mala
Russian:
Малая разноцветная сойка
Slovak:
kapuciarka malá
Swedish:
dvärgskrika
Ukrainian:
Гагер малий
Chinese:
小蓝头鹊


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 52nd suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 53rd suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 54th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 55th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 56th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 57th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 58th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 59th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 60th suppl.):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
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Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Geai nain ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Geai nain ( Cyanolyca nana)
Clements 1st edition:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Clements 3rd edition:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Clements 4th edition:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
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Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition:
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
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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):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Clements, version 2015:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Clements, version 2016:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Clements, version 2017:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Clements, version 2018:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Clements, version 2019:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
eBird version 1.50:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
eBird version 1.52:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
eBird version 1.53:
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eBird version 1.54:
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eBird version 1.55:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2017:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nanus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
James Lee Peters:
Cyanolyca nana
James Lee Peters (original):
Cyanolyca nana
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Cyanolyca nana
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Dwarf Jay ( Cyanolyca nana)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cyanolyca nana
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cyanolyca nanus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: gaig menut
Czech: Sojka malá
Danish: Dværgazurskade
German: Zwerghäher, Zwerg-Häher
English: Dwarf Jay
English (IOC): Dwarf Jay
Spanish: Chara Enana
Spanish (Spain): Chara Enana
Spanish (HBW): Dwarf Jay
Spanish (Mexico): Chara Enana
Estonian: väike-sininäär
Finnish: Pikkusininaakka
French: Geai minime, Geai nain
Hungarian: törpeszajkó
Italian: Ghiandaia nana
Japanese: himeaokakesu
Japanese: ヒメアオカケス
Scientific: Cyanocorax nanus, Cyanolyca nana, Cyanolyca nanus
Lithuanian: Mažasis meksikinis kėkštas
Dutch: Witkeeldwerggaai
Norwegian Nynorsk: Dvergskrikje
Norwegian: Dvergskrike
Polish: modrowronka mala, modrowronka mała
Russian: Малая мексиканская сойка, Малая разноцветная сойка
Slovak: kapuciarka malá
Serbian: Patuljasta kreja
Swedish: Dvärgskrika
Ukrainian: Гагер малий
Chinese: 小蓝头鹊
Chinese (Traditional): 矮藍頭鵲

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