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Common Myna

Acridotheres tristis

Description:

It is not unusual to see Common Mynas with almost no facial feathers. Different people have put forward different theories but none have any positive proof as to the cause. We saw quite a lot during our visits to Malaysia and Borneo this year.

Habitat:

footpath in town

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2 Comments

JenKnight
JenKnight 7 years ago

how bizzare

bee.jacbs
bee.jacbs 7 years ago

Wow. I've never seen them like this. Very interesting. Thanks for sharing!

Ipoh, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

Spotted on Feb 15, 2013
Submitted on Apr 29, 2013

Spotted for Mission

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