genus Perisoreus


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Noun1.genus Perisoreus - Canada jaysgenus Perisoreus - Canada jays        
bird genus - a genus of birds
Garrulinae, subfamily Garrulinae - subfamily of the crow family: jays
camp robber, Canada jay, gray jay, grey jay, Perisoreus canadensis, whisker jack - a jay of northern North America with black-capped head and no crest; noted for boldness in thievery
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The core distribution of jays of the genus Perisoreus is in the Old World, which suggests these species originated there and then colonized the New World (Ericson et al.