Turquoise stripe

by Hazel Craig
(Norwich, United Kingdom)


It was a pigeon sized bird mainlu brown beige but with a distinctive turquoise stripe along edge of wing. Hopped around grass feeding with medium size beak.

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Nov 24, 2014
Answer
by: Anonymous

It's a Jay :)

Oct 13, 2012
Norwich
by: Anonymous

I just saw this outside Nielsen hotel in Norwich and wondered what it was so googled it and found your picture!

Jun 12, 2012
Eurasian jay
by: Anonymous

I have been looking at pictures trying to identify a similar looking bird but the 1 in the picture is a eurasian jay!

Jun 06, 2012
Name?
by: Anonymous

Mum has just seen one of these in her garden and wonders what it is ..... anyone know?

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