Taxon profile


Azure-winged Magpie
Cyanopica cyanus (Pallas, 1776)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Aves - birds »  order Passeriformes - perching birds »  family Corvidae - crows and jays »  genus Cyanopica

Scientific synonyms

Cyanopica cyana (Pallas, 1776)

IUCN category:Least Concern



Included taxa

Number of records: 7

subspecies Cyanopica cyanus cyanus (Pallas, 1776)

Cyanopica cyanus cyanus

subspecies Cyanopica cyanus interposita Hartert, E, 1917

Cyanopica cyanus interposita

subspecies Cyanopica cyanus japonica Parrot, 1905
subspecies Cyanopica cyanus kansuensis Meise, 1937
subspecies Cyanopica cyanus koreensis Yamashina, 1939
subspecies Cyanopica cyanus stegmanni Meise, 1932
subspecies Cyanopica cyanus swinhoei Hartert, E, 1903

Links and literature

EN Bird Life 5.1 [5735]

Bird Life [] [as Cyanopica cyanus (Pallas, 1776)]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [97131]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Cyanopica cyanus (Pallas, 1776)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Gill F. & Donsker D.: IOC World Bird List 3.3 [] [as Cyanopica cyanus (Pallas, 1776)]
Data retrieved on: 11 April 2013
CZ Hudec K. et al. (2003): Soustava a české názvosloví ptáků světa, Muzeum Komenského v Přerově. 462 pp. [as Cyanopica cyanus (Pallas, 1776)]
EN Crochet P.-A., Joynt G.: AERC list of Western Palearctic birds December 2012 [] [as Cyanopica cyanus]
Data retrieved on: 26 April 2013
EN Clements, J. F.: eBird/Clements checklist of birds of the world 6.7 [], Cornell Lab of Ornithology [as Cyanopica cyanus]
Data retrieved on: 7 April 2013
ES Lilleleht V. , Lõhmus A. (1997): Scientific, Estonian and English names of birds of Europe [] [as Cyanopica cyana]
Data retrieved on: 11 July 2010

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