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Steller's Jay

Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 31 January 2016 in Animal & Insect.

The Steller's jay is a jay native to western North America, closely related to the blue jay found in the rest of the continent, but with a black head and upper body. It is also known as the long-crested jay, mountain jay, and pine jay. It is the only crested jay west of the Rocky Mountains.

NIKON D5500 1/60 second F/16.0 ISO 400 450 mm (35mm equiv.)

Frankiess from Český Těšín, Czech Republic

beautiful bird and nice captured ! NIce Sunday :)

31 Jan 2016 8:09am

Sam from Chennai, India

A fine shot of this beautiful bird. Lovely. :)

31 Jan 2016 9:47am

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

5 stars from me. I have never seen this beauty before

31 Jan 2016 3:02pm

Harmonia from Bondues, France

Really beautiful

31 Jan 2016 3:21pm

James from Central Florida, United States

Beautiful bird.

31 Jan 2016 3:48pm

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

good shot

31 Jan 2016 4:08pm

jean pierre a from France

belle photo de cet oiseau aux jolies couleurs! amitiés

31 Jan 2016 5:59pm

outsidersworld from Everywhere, Germany

This bird I never saw ... I like the color of the plumage ... I think that this bird could be a congener of acorn jay? ...

31 Jan 2016 7:45pm

Philnz from Ngatea, New Zealand

What a proud bird, nice shot

31 Jan 2016 8:46pm

L'Angevine from Angers, France

superbe ces bleus

1 Feb 2016 2:53pm

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1/60 second
ISO 400
450 mm (35mm equiv.)