Florida scrub-jay Aphelocoma coerulescens

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The only other large, long-tailed, blue bird within the range of the Florida Scrub-Jay is the Blue Jay. The Blue Jay has a crest and white patches in the wings and tail.

Length and wingspan from: Robbins, C.S., Bruun, B., Zim, H.S., (1966). Birds of North America. New York: Western Publishing Company, Inc.

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