- Length: 10? inches
- Black sturdy bill
- Grayish supercilium and dark eyeline
- Blue head, rump, wings and tail
- Gray-brown back
- Grayish white throat with diffuse streaking and dark lower border
- Gray-brown underparts
- Dark legs
- Range restricted to central Florida
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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