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Beautiful Jay

Cyanolyca pulchra (Lawrence, 1876)

The Beautiful Jay (Cyanolyca pulchra) is a species of bird in the Corvidae family. It is found in Colombia and Ecuador. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Corvidae
Genus:
  Cyanolyca

Scientific:
  Cyanolyca pulchra

Citation:
  (Lawrence, 1876)

Reference:
  Ann.Lyc.Nat.Hist.N.Y. 11 p.163

Protonym:
  Cyanocitta pulchra

Avibase ID:
  9C916E02D5FBCDBB

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/9C916E02

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 559641


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Geographic range:

  • Cyanolyca pulchra: W Andes of sw Colombia and nw Ecuador (south to Pichincha)
English:
Beautiful Jay
Czech:
sojka nádherná
German:
Schmuckhäher
Danish:
Pragtazurskade
Spanish:
Chara Hermosa
Finnish:
purppuranaakka
French:
Geai superbe
Italian:
Ghiandaia magnifica
Japanese:
shirogashiraaokakesu
Japanese:
シロガシラアオカケス
Dutch:
Ornaatgaai
Norwegian:
Praktskrike
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Praktskrikje
Polish:
modrowronka wspaniala
Russian:
Красивая разноцветная сойка
Slovak:
kapuciarka nádherná
Swedish:
praktskrika
Ukrainian:
Гагер колумбійський
Chinese:
丽蓝头鹊


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v3 (Nov 2018):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Geai superbe ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Geai superbe ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 1st edition:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 3rd edition:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 4th edition:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 6th edition:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements, version 2015:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements, version 2016:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements, version 2017:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Clements, version 2018:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
eBird version 1.50:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
eBird version 1.52:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
eBird version 1.53:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
eBird version 1.54:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
eBird version 1.55:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
eBird version 2015:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
eBird version 2016:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
eBird version 2017:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
eBird version 2018:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2018):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
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:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
IOC World Bird Names, version 9.1:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
James Lee Peters:
Cyanolyca pulchra
James Lee Peters (original):
Cyanolyca pulchra
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Cyanolyca pulchra
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (24/10/2003):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (14/09/2005):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (16/07/2006):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (26/09/2007):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (01/05/2008):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (30/09/2009):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (19/08/2010):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (8/08/2011):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (8/02/2012):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (4/09/2012):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (17/03/2013):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (9/02/2014):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (16/02/2015):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (28/07/2016):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (22/04/2017):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
South American Classification Committee (4/06/2018):
Beautiful Jay ( Cyanolyca pulchra)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cyanolyca pulchra
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cyanolyca pulchra

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms


Catalan: gaig superb
Czech: Sojka nádherná
Danish: Pragtazurskade
German: Schmuckhäher, Schmuck-Häher
English: Beautiful Jay
English (IOC): Beautiful Jay
Spanish: Chara Hermosa, Chara Preciosa, Urraca del Chocó, Urraquita hermosa
Spanish (Colombia): Urraca del Chocó
Spanish (Ecuador): Urraquita hermosa
Spanish (Spain): Chara Hermosa
Spanish (HBW): Beautiful Jay
Estonian: pagu-sininäär
Finnish: Purppuranaakka
French: Geai orné, Geai superbe
Italian: Ghiandaia capobianco, Ghiandaia magnifica
Japanese: shirogashiraaokakesu
Japanese: シロガシラアオカケス
Scientific: Cyanocitta pulchra, Cyanolyca pulchra
Lithuanian: Dailusis meksikinis kėkštas
Dutch: Ornaatgaai
Norwegian Nynorsk: Praktskrikje
Norwegian: Praktskrike
Polish: modrowronka wspaniala, modrowronka wspaniała
Russian: Красивая мексиканская сойка, Красивая разноцветная сойка
Slovak: kapuciarka nádherná
Swedish: Praktskrika
Ukrainian: Гагер колумбійський
Chinese: 丽蓝头鹊
Chinese (Traditional): 美麗藍頭鵲

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