Henderson's ground jay

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Mongolian Ground-jay)
Jump to: navigation, search
Henderson's ground jay
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Corvidae
Genus: Podoces
Species: P. hendersoni
Binomial name
Podoces hendersoni
Hume, 1871

The Henderson's ground jay or Mongolian ground jay (Podoces hendersoni) is a species of bird in the Corvidae family. It is found in Mongolia, China, Kazakhstan, and Russia.

The bird is light tan with iridescent blue on its primary feathers. It has a long, curved beak and a black stripe on its forehead.

References[edit]

External links[edit]