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Blue in color, with a white chest and underparts, and a blue crest; it has a black, U-shaped collar around its neck and a black border behind the crest.
Spotted at Central Park, New York, the species is native to eastern North America and lives in most of the eastern and central United States.
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Passeriformes Family: Corvidae Genus: Cyanocitta Species: C. cristata