Brown Jay (Psilorhinus morio cyanogenys)
Brown Jay (Psilorhinus morio cyanogenys), Tikal, Petén Basin, Guatemala
The Brown Jay (Psilorhinus morio) is a large American Jay which has the habitus of a magpie, but is slightly smaller and with a shorter tail, though the bill is larger.
It occurs from Mexico south into Central America on the Gulf slope. The northernmost extent of the bird is on the Rio Grande in southern Texas, the lower region of the river called the Rio Grande Valley, (of Texas).