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Asian Glossy Starling

Aplonis panayensis


Common and gregarious. Flies to and from roosts in noisy flocks. Adults are all black glossed with green while immatures have white underparts finely streaked with black. Both adults and immatures have blood red eyes.


spotted flying around antennas, cables, street lightings and trees around the city


seen on lowland areas from second growth to cities

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Batangas City, Batangas, Philippines

Spotted on Jan 28, 2014
Submitted on May 28, 2014

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