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Bushy-crested Jay Cyanocorax melanocyaneus

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Corvidae
  • Polytypic: 2 subspecies
  • Authors: Donna Molfetto
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Priorities for Future Research

Further research is needed on the effects of human activity on this species, on age at first breeding, life span and survivorship, dispersal, and population regulation. Our knowledge of basic topics such as the diet, foraging behavior, and patterns of molt also is very limited.

Recommended Citation

Molfetto, D. (2010). Bushy-crested Jay (Cyanocorax melanocyaneus), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.bucjay1.01