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Garrulus

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Passeriformes
Mass  Eurasian jay: 160 g
Rank  Genus
Phylum  Chordata
Scientific name  Garrulus
Higher classification  Crow family
Length  Eurasian jay: 34 cm
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Clutch size  Eurasian jay: 4 – 6, Lidth's jay: 3 – 4, Black-headed jay: 3 – 5
Lower classifications  Eurasian jay, Lidth's jay, Black‑headed jay

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Garrulus is a genus of Old World jays, passerine birds in the family Corvidae. Established by Mathurin Jacques Brisson in 1760.

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Taxonomy and systematics

The name Garrulus is a Latin word meaning chattering, babbling or noisy.

Extant species

Three extant species are recognized:

  • Eurasian jay (Garrulus glandarius)
  • Black-headed jay (Garrulus lanceolatus)
  • Lidth's jay (Garrulus lidthi)
  • Former species

    Formerly, some authorities also considered the following species (or subspecies) as species within the genus Garrulus:

  • Purple-winged roller (as Garrulus Temminckii)
  • References

    Garrulus Wikipedia


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