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Western Scrub Jays Hold Funerals For Their Dead

September 12, 2012

Western scrub jays summon others to screech over the body of a dead jay, according to new research from the University of California, Davis. The birds’ cacophonous “funerals” can last for up to half an hour.

credit:  Teresa Iglesias/UC Davis



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