Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Starlings :: Short-tailed Starling

Short-tailed Starling Aplonis minor

Described by: Bonaparte (1851)
Alternate common name(s): Lesser Glossy Starling
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Sumba Island, Indonesia - Nov, 2005 © Mehd Halaouate  Mt. Kitanglad, Mindanao, Philippines - Feb, 2007 © Leif Gabrielsen 
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(1) Lesser Sundas from Sumbawa, and Sumba e. to Romang and Moa, Sulawesi including many islands in the Flores Sea, and possibly Java and Bali.
(2) S. Philippines (Mindanao Is.).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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