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Tufted Jay
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Information
Range Sierra Madre Occidental of Sinaloa and Durango in Mexico.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Corvidae
Genus Cyanocorax
Species Cyanocorax dickeyi
Conservation Status
NTSpecies
Near Threatened

The Tufted jay (Cyanocorax dickeyi), is a species of jay in the Corvidae family. It is endemic to a small area of the Sierra Madre Occidental of Sinaloa and Durango in Mexico.

It is resident in relatively moist, epiphyte-laden subtropical montane forests, especially those with a large component of oaks.

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