Great Myna (Acridotheres grandis)

Interesting :

Black plumage with conspicuous crest, white vent, white tail-tip and yellow bill. Eye dark red-brown. In flight, show large white patch at base of primaries. Moulting birds often lack crest.

Habitat :

paddy fields, and well-watered open country, gardens, cities. Often associated with domestic cattle. Very common resident. Grassland, Wetlands (inland), Artificial/Terrestrial

Current Status :

Leaet Concern

Taxonomy

CLASS : Aves

ORDER : Passeriformes

FAMILY : Sturnidae

GENUS : Acridotheres

SPECIES : Great Myna (Acridotheres grandis)

Conservation status : Least Concern

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Update : 06 April 2017