Common green magpie

Common green magpie

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Cissa chinensis

The common green magpie is a member of the crow family, roughly about the size of the Eurasian jay or slightly smaller. In the wild specimens are usually a bright green colour, slightly lighter on the underside and has a thick black stripe from the bill to the nape. Compared to the other members of its genus, the white-tipped tail is quite long. This all contrasts vividly with the red fleshy eye rims, bill and legs. The wings are reddish maroon.

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Habits and Lifestyle

Lifestyle
Seasonal behavior

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. Common green magpie Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_green_magpie
2. Common green magpie on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22705809/130381297
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/651700

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