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Category:Sturnidae - BirdForum Opus

Family: Sturnidae


Starlings and Mynas.


Sturnidae is a family in the order Passeriformes.
The two African Oxpeckers have been included in this familiy in the past but are now placed in their own family Buphagidae. The Philippine Creepers were formerly placed in their own family Rhabdornithidae but are now included here.

Family Sturnidae viewedit

Genus Rhabdornis viewedit
R. mystacalis Stripe-headed Rhabdornis
R. grandis Grand Rhabdornis
R. inornatus Stripe-breasted Rhabdornis

Genus Enodes viewedit
E. erythrophris Fiery-browed Myna

Genus Scissirostrum viewedit
S. dubium Finch-billed Myna

Genus Aplonis viewedit
A. metallica Metallic Starling
A. mystacea Yellow-eyed Starling
A. crassa Tanimbar Starling
A. feadensis Atoll Starling
A. insularis Rennell Starling
A. magna Long-tailed Starling
A. brunneicapillus White-eyed Starling
A. grandis Brown-winged Starling
A. dichroa Makira Starling
A. zelandica Rusty-winged Starling
A. striata Striated Starling
A. pelzelni Pohnpei Starling
A. cantoroides Singing Starling
A. santovestris Mountain Starling
A. panayensis Asian Glossy Starling
A. mysolensis Moluccan Starling
A. minor Short-tailed Starling
A. opaca Micronesian Starling
A. tabuensis Polynesian Starling
A. atrifusca Samoan Starling
Skull t.png A. corvina
Kosrae Starling Skull t.png
A. cinerascens Rarotonga Starling
Skull t.png A. mavornata
Mysterious Starling Skull t.png
Skull t.png A. fusca
Norfolk Starling Skull t.png

Genus Basilornis viewedit
B. celebensis Sulawesi Myna
B. galeatus Helmeted Myna
B. corythaix Long-crested Myna

Genus Goodfellowia viewedit
G. miranda Apo Myna

Genus Sarcops viewedit
S. calvus Coleto

Genus Streptocitta viewedit
S. albicollis White-necked Myna
S. albertinae Bare-eyed Myna

Genus Mino viewedit
M. dumontii Yellow-faced Myna
M. anais Golden Myna
M. kreffti Long-tailed Myna

Genus Ampeliceps viewedit
A. coronatus Golden-crested Myna

Genus Gracula viewedit
G. ptilogenys Sri Lanka Myna
G. religiosa Common Hill Myna
G. indica Southern Hill Myna
G. enganensis Enggano Hill Myna
G. robusta Nias Hill Myna

Genus Sturnus viewedit
S. vulgaris Common Starling
S. unicolor Spotless Starling

Genus Creatophora viewedit
C. cinerea Wattled Starling

Genus Pastor viewedit
P. roseus Rosy Starling

Genus Agropsar viewedit
A. sturninus Daurian Starling
A. philippensis Chestnut-cheeked Starling

Genus Gracupica viewedit
G. nigricollis Black-collared Starling
G. contra Asian Pied Starling

Genus Sturnornis viewedit
S. albofrontatus White-faced Starling

Genus Leucopsar viewedit
L. rothschildi Bali Myna

Genus Necropsar viewedit
Skull t.png N. rodericanus
Rodrigues Starling Skull t.png

Genus Fregilupus viewedit
Skull t.png F. varius
Reunion Starling Skull t.png

Genus Sturnia viewedit
S. sinensis White-shouldered Starling
S. pagodarum Brahminy Starling
S. malabarica Chestnut-tailed Starling
S. blythii Malabar Starling
S. erythropygia White-headed Starling

Genus Spodiopsar viewedit
S. sericeus Red-billed Starling
S. cineraceus White-cheeked Starling

Genus Acridotheres viewedit
A. tristis Common Myna
A. ginginianus Bank Myna
A. burmannicus Vinous-breasted Starling
A. melanopterus Black-winged Starling
A. fuscus Jungle Myna
A. javanicus Javan Myna
A. cinereus Pale-bellied Myna
A. albocinctus Collared Myna
A. grandis Great Myna
A. cristatellus Crested Myna

Genus Hartlaubius viewedit
H. auratus Madagascar Starling

Genus Cinnyricinclus viewedit
C. leucogaster Violet-backed Starling

Genus Onychognathus viewedit
O. tenuirostris Slender-billed Starling
O. nabouroup Pale-winged Starling
O. neumanni Neumann's Starling
O. morio Red-winged Starling
O. fulgidus Chestnut-winged Starling
O. walleri Waller's Starling
O. tristramii Tristram's Starling
O. albirostris White-billed Starling
O. salvadorii Bristle-crowned Starling
O. blythii Somali Starling
O. frater Socotra Starling

Genus Saroglossa viewedit
S. spilopterus Spot-winged Starling

Genus Neocichla viewedit
N. gutturalis Babbling Starling

Genus Grafisia viewedit
G. torquata White-collared Starling

Genus Speculipastor viewedit
S. bicolor Magpie Starling

Genus Pholia viewedit
P. sharpii Sharpe's Starling

Genus Poeoptera viewedit
P. femoralis Abbott's Starling
P. lugubris Narrow-tailed Starling
P. stuhlmanni Stuhlmann's Starling
P. kenricki Kenrick's Starling

Genus Notopholia viewedit
N. corusca Black-bellied Starling

Genus Hylopsar viewedit
H. purpureiceps Purple-headed Starling
H. cupreocauda Copper-tailed Starling

Genus Lamprotornis viewedit
L. hildebrandti Hildebrandt's Starling
L. shelleyi Shelley's Starling
L. australis Burchell's Starling
L. purpuroptera Rüppell's Starling
L. caudatus Long-tailed Glossy Starling
L. mevesii Meves's Starling
L. unicolor Ashy Starling
L. splendidus Splendid Starling
L. ornatus Principe Starling
L. regius Golden-breasted Starling
L. superbus Superb Starling
L. pulcher Chestnut-bellied Starling
L. bicolor African Pied Starling
L. albicapillus White-crowned Starling
L. fischeri Fischer's Starling
L. chloropterus Lesser Blue-eared Starling
L. acuticaudus Sharp-tailed Starling
L. chalybaeus Greater Blue-eared Starling
L. iris Emerald Starling
L. purpureus Purple Starling
L. nitens Cape Starling
L. chalcurus Bronze-tailed Starling