Cayenne Jay Cyanocorax cayanus

  • Order: Passeriformes
  • Family: Corvidae
  • Monotypic
  • Authors: Alexander V. Kumar

Diet and Foraging


Little known. Reported food items include insects, berries, and fruit; the berries and fruit have not been identified, and the insects taken were Orthoptera (Locustidae) and beetles Coleoptera (Haverschmidt and Mees 1994).

Foraging Behavior

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Recommended Citation

Kumar, A. V. (2010). Cayenne Jay (Cyanocorax cayanus), version 1.0. In Neotropical Birds Online (T. S. Schulenberg, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.