Black-throated Magpie-jay (Calocitta colliei) - HBW 14, p. 587
French: Geai à face noire
Spanish: Urraca Hermosa Carinegra
Other common names: Collie's Magpie-jay
Taxonomy: Pica colliei Vigors, 1829, San Blas, Nayarit, Mexico.
Genus sometimes subsumed in Cyanocorax. Forms a superspecies with C. formosa; often considered conspecific, and the two interbreed in Jalisco and Colima (birds with intermediate characters locally common). Monotypic.
Distribution: NW Mexico from S Sonora and SW Chihuahua S through Sinaloa to Jalisco and Colima.
- Least Concern
- No sound recordings available yet