- Haliaeetus leucocephalus
- Birds of Prey
The Azure-winged Magpie, a bird in the crow family, has the overall shape of the European Magpie (Pica pica) but has a glossy black top on the head, a white throat, light grey-fawn underparts beautiful azure blue feathers.
The Azure-blue Magpie occurs in two population groups separated by a huge geographical region. One population lives in western Europe, specifically in Spain and Portugal. The other population occurs over a much larger region of eastern Asia in most of China, Korea, Japan, and north into Mongolia.
|Hatched||Added to Birdorable on: 01 June 2007|
|Scientific Name||Cyanopica cyanus|
|Birdorable Family||Corvids, Shrikes & Friends|
(as of 15 January 2017)
12 to 13 inches
|Range||South Europe East Asia|