White-naped jay

The white-naped jay (Cyanocorax cyanopogon) is a species of bird in the family Corvidae. It is endemic to Brazil - where it is known as the Gralha Cancã or the Cancão.

White-naped jay
In Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Corvidae
Genus: Cyanocorax
C. cyanopogon
Binomial name
Cyanocorax cyanopogon
(Wied, 1821)

Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forest and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest.


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