Asian Glossy Starling

Aplonis panayensis - Stourne bronzé

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Sturnidés

  • Genus
    :

    Aplonis

  • Species
    :

    panayensis

Descriptor

Scopoli, 1786

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 20 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Asian Glossy Starling (Aplonis panayensis) is a species of bird in the Sturnidae family.

Subspecific information 13 Subspecies

  • Aplonis panayensis affinis (ne India, Bangladesh and sw Myanmar)
  • Aplonis panayensis tytleri (Andaman and n Nicobar Is.)
  • Aplonis panayensis albiris (c and s Nicobar Is.)
  • Aplonis panayensis strigata (Malay Pen., Sumatra, Java and n Borneo)
  • Aplonis panayensis altirostris (islands off nw Sumatra)
  • Aplonis panayensis pachistorhina (islands off w Sumatra)
  • Aplonis panayensis enganensis (Enggano I.. off sw Sumatra.)
  • Aplonis panayensis heterochlora (Anamba and Natuna Is.. between Malay Pen. and Borneo.)
  • Aplonis panayensis eustathis (Borneo. except n.)
  • Aplonis panayensis alipodis (islands off e Borneo)
  • Aplonis panayensis gusti (Bali)
  • Aplonis panayensis sanghirensis (islands off ne Sulawesi)
  • Aplonis panayensis panayensis (Sulawesi and the Philippines)

Foreign names

  • Stourne bronzé,
  • Estornino bronceado,
  • Malaienstar,
  • maláj énekesseregély,
  • Maleise Purperspreeuw,
  • Storno splendente asiatico,
  • Orientstare,
  • Orientstær,
  • majna zelená,
  • špaček rudooký,
  • Træstær,
  • kiiltokottarainen,
  • estornell lluent,
  • skworczyk zielony,
  • Малайский аплонис,
  • Perling kumbang,
  • ミドリカラスモドキ,
  • 亚洲辉椋鸟,
  • นกเอี้ยงดำปักษ์ใต้,
  • 輝椋鳥〔亞洲輝椋鳥〕,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland, Subtropical/Tropical Mangrove Vegetation Above High Tide Level ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Plantations, Rural Gardens, Urban Areas

Geographic range

Illustration

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