The blue jay (Cyanocitta cristata) is a passerine bird in the family Corvidae, native to North America.
It is resident through most of eastern and central United States, although western populations may be migratory.
Resident populations are also found in Newfoundland, Canada, while breeding populations can be found in southern Canada.
It breeds in both deciduous and coniferous forests, and is common near and in residential areas.
It is predominantly blue 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.
Sexes are similar in size and plumage, and plumage does not vary throughout the year.
The five most beautiful wallpapers and pictures of the Blue Jay.