Cayenne Jay Cyanocorax cayanus

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

References

BirdLife International. 2009. Species factsheet: Cayenne Jay Cyanocorax cayanus. Downloaded from BirdLife International on 7 March 2009.

Bonaccorso, E., A. T. Peterson, A. G. Navarro-Sigüenza, and R. C. Fleischer. 2010. Molecular systematics and evolution of the Cyanocorax jays. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 54: 897-909.

Bosque, C. and C. Molina. 2002. Communal breeding and nest defense behavior of the Cayenne Jay (Cyanocorax cayanus). Journal of Field Ornithology 73: 360-362.

Haverschmidt, F. 1968. Birds of Surinam. Oliver and Boyd. London.

Haverschmidt, F., and G. F. Mees. 1994. Birds of Suriname. VACO N. V., Paramaribo, Suriname.

Hilty, S. 2003. Birds of Venezuela. Second edition. Princeton University Press, Princeton, New Jersey.

Madge, S., and H. Burn. 1994. Crows and jays. A guide to the crows, jays and magpies of the world. Houghton Mifflin Company, New York, New York.

Parker, T. A., III, D. F. Stotz, and J. W. Fitzpatrick. 1996. Ecological and distributional databases. Pages 113-436 in D. F. Stotz, J. W. Fitzpatrick, T. A. Parker III, and D. K. Moskovits, Neotropical birds: ecology and conservation. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, Illinois.

Ridgely, R. S., and G. Tudor. 1989. The birds of South America. Volume I. The oscine passerines. University of Texas Press, Austin, Texas.

Snyder, D. E. 1966. The birds of Guyana. Peabody Museum, Salem, Massachusetts.

Tostain, O., J.-L. Dujardin, C. Érard, and J.-M. Thiollay. 1992. Oiseaux de Guyane. Sociéte de'Etudes Ornithologiques, Brunoy, France.

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. https://doi.org/10.2173/nb.cayjay1.01