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Azure-hooded Jay

Cyanolyca cucullata (Ridgway, 1885)

The Azure-hooded Jay (Cyanolyca cucullata) is a species of bird in the Corvidae family. It is found in Middle America. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist montane forest. This species is known to have four subspecies. It is 11 to 12 inches (28 to 30 cm) in length and is dark blue with a black head and upper chest. The back of the head and neck are sky blue with a white border. Source: Wikipedia




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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Corvidae
Genus:
  Cyanolyca

Scientific:
  Cyanolyca cucullata

Citation:
  (Ridgway, 1885)

Reference:
  Proc.U.S.Natl.Mus. 8 p.23

Protonym:
  Cyanocorax cucullatus

Avibase ID:
  F87415DCC06EDD58

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/F87415DC

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 559638

Geographic range:

  • Cyanolyca cucullata cucullata: Costa Rica and w Panama
  • Cyanolyca cucullata mitrata: E Mexico (San Luis Potosí to n-central Oaxaca)
  • Cyanolyca cucullata guatemalae: S Mexico (Chiapas) to central Guatemala
  • Cyanolyca cucullata hondurensis: W Honduras
English:
Azure-hooded Jay
Czech:
sojka kápová
German:
Blaukappenhäher
Danish:
Maskeazurskade
Spanish:
Chara Coroniazul
Finnish:
sinilakkinaakka
French:
Geai couronné
Italian:
Ghiandaia monaca
Japanese:
boushiaokakesu
Japanese:
ボウシアオカケス
Dutch:
Azuurkapgaai
Norwegian:
Blåhetteskrike
Norwegian Nynorsk:
Blåhetteskrikje
Polish:
modrowronka czarnolica
Russian:
Синеголовая разноцветная сойка
Slovak:
kapuciarka čepcová
Swedish:
azurkronad skrika
Ukrainian:
Гагер чорнощокий
Chinese:
青蓝头鹊


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (1983):
Azure-hooded Jay ( Cyanolyca cucullata) [version 1]
American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 35th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 36th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 37th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 38th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 39th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 40th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 6th edition (incl. 41st suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (1998):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 42nd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 43rd suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 44th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 45th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 46th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 47th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 48th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 49th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 50th suppl.):
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American Ornithologists' Union 7th edition (incl. 51st suppl.):
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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):
Azure-hooded Jay ( Cyanolyca cucullata) [version 1]
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 00:
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Birdlife checklist version 01:
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Birdlife checklist version 02:
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Birdlife checklist version 03:
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Birdlife checklist version 04:
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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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Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
Geai couronné ( Cyanolyca cucullata) [version 1]
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
Geai couronné ( Cyanolyca cucullata) [version 1]
Clements 1st edition:
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Clements 3rd edition:
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Clements 4th edition:
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Clements 5th edition (as published):
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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):
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Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
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Clements, version 2015:
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Clements, version 2016:
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Clements, version 2017:
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Clements, version 2018:
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Clements, version 2019:
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eBird version 1.50:
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eBird version 1.52:
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eBird version 1.55:
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eBird version 2015:
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eBird version 2016:
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eBird version 2018:
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eBird version 2019:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
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Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
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Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
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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 (vol 1-16):
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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 (31/01/2015):
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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 1.0:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
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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 2.10:
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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 3.5:
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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 6.4:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
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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:
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IOC World Bird Names, version 9.2:
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Morony, Bock and Farrand:
Azure-hooded Jay ( Cyanolyca cucullata) [version 1]
James Lee Peters:
Cyanolyca cucullata [version 1]
James Lee Peters (original):
Cyanolyca cucullata [version 1]
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
Cyanolyca cucullata [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
Azure-hooded Jay ( Cyanolyca cucullata) [version 1]
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
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Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
Azure-hooded Jay ( Cyanolyca cucullata) [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cyanolyca cucullata [version 1]
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
Cyanolyca cucullata [version 1]

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Catalan: gaig de coroneta blava
Czech: sojka kápová, Sojka kukackovitá
Danish: Maskeazurskade
German: Blaukappenhäher, Blaukappen-Häher
English: Azure hooded Jay, Azure-hooded Jay, Hooded Jay
English (IOC): Azure-hooded Jay
Spanish: Chara Coroniazul, Chara de Toca Celeste, Chara gorriazul, Chara Gorro Azul, Urraca coroniturqueza, Urraca de Toca Celeste
Spanish (Costa Rica): Urraca de toca celeste
Spanish (Spain): Chara Coroniazul
Spanish (HBW): Azure-hooded Jay
Spanish (Honduras): Urraca coroniturqueza
Spanish (Mexico): Chara Gorriazul, chara gorro azul
Spanish (Panama): Urraca Capuchiceleste
Estonian: lasuurkiird-sininäär
Finnish: Sinilakkinaakka
French: Geai à capuchon bleu, Geai couronné
Hungarian: kéksapkás szajkó
Italian: Ghiandaia dal cappuccio azzurro, Ghiandaia monaca
Japanese: boushiaokakesu
Japanese: ボウシアオカケス
Scientific: Cyanocorax cucullatus, Cyanolyca cucullata, Cyanolyca cucullata cucullata
Lithuanian: Juodakrūtis meksikinis kėkštas
Dutch: Azuurkapgaai
Norwegian Nynorsk: Blåhetteskrikje
Norwegian: Blåhetteskrike
Polish: modrowronka czarnolica
Russian: Синеголовая мексиканская сойка, Синеголовая разноцветная сойка
Slovak: kapuciarka čepcová, Sojka plavotemenná
Serbian: Plavoglava kreja
Swedish: azurkronad skrika, Blåkronad skrika
Ukrainian: Гагер чорнощокий
Chinese: 青蓝头鹊
Chinese (Traditional): 天藍色藍頭鵲

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