- Purplish Jay
Purplish Jay Conservation status Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Passeriformes Family: Corvidae Genus: Cyanocorax Species: C. cyanomelas Binomial name Cyanocorax cyanomelas
The Purplish Jay (Cyanocorax cyanomelas) is a species of bird in the Corvidae family. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, and heavily degraded former forest.
- BirdLife International 2004. Cyanocorax cyanomelas. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 25 July 2007.