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Brhminy Starling

Sturnia pagodarum

Description:

This myna is also known as brahminy myna pale buff creamy with a black cap and a loose crest. The bill is yellow with a bluish base. The iris is pale and there is a bluish patch of skin around the eye. The outer tail feathers have white and the black primaries of the wings do not have any white patches. The adult male has a more prominent crest than the female and also has longer neck hackles.

Habitat:

observed on neem tree,


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AmolPandit
Spotted by
AmolPandit

Maharashtra, India

Lat: 18.39, Long: 74.00

Spotted on Apr 21, 2018
Submitted on Apr 21, 2018

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