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Brahminy Starling

Sturnia pagodarum

Description:

The Brahminy Myna or Brahminy Starling is a creamy orange bird with a black cap and a slight crest. They are usually seen in pairs or small flocks in open habitats on the plains of the Indian Subcontinent.

Habitat:

This passerine is typically found in dry forest, scrub jungle and cultivation and is often found close to human habitations. They especially favour areas with waterlogged or marshy lands.

Notes:

This beautiful bird was spotted near Rakaskop in Belgaum

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2 Comments

Mrinal Shekhar
Mrinal Shekhar 7 years ago

Thanks OnengDyah

OnengDyah
OnengDyah 7 years ago

Pretty pic...

Mrinal Shekhar
Spotted by
Mrinal Shekhar

Karnataka, India

Spotted on Mar 16, 2013
Submitted on Mar 17, 2013

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