Rosy Starling

Pastor roseus - Étourneau roselin

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Sturnidés

  • Genus
    :

    Pastor

  • Species
    :

    roseus

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 21 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 36 cm.
  • Weight
    : 75 à 88 g
Longevity

11 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Rosy Starling (Pastor roseus) is a species of bird in the Sturnidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Étourneau roselin,
  • Estornino rosado,
  • Estorninho-rosado,
  • Rosenstar,
  • Pásztormadár,
  • Roze Spreeuw,
  • Storno roseo,
  • Rosenstare,
  • Rosenstær,
  • pastier ružový,
  • špaček růžový,
  • Rosenstær,
  • punakottarainen,
  • estornell rosat,
  • Rósastari,
  • pasterz,
  • sārtais strazds,
  • rožnati škorec,
  • Розовый скворец,
  • バライロムクドリ,
  • 粉红椋鸟,
  • นกกิ้งโครงสีกุหลาบ,
  • 粉紅椋鳥,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Grassland : Temperate ; Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) : ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Arable Land, Pastureland, Plantations

Geographic range

Illustration

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