Sturnus vulgaris

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Noun1.Sturnus vulgaris - gregarious bird having plumage with dark metallic glossSturnus vulgaris - gregarious bird having plumage with dark metallic gloss; builds nests around dwellings and other structures; naturalized worldwide
starling - gregarious birds native to the Old World
genus Sturnus, Sturnus - type genus of the Sturnidae: common starlings
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According to Boyd (1951), who studied parasites of Sturnus vulgaris (Linnaeus, 1758) (Passeriformes: Sturnidae), there is a decrease in parasitism after the period of molting, which occurs after leaving the breeding site and before arriving at the wintering site.
Latin name: Sturnus vulgaris Family: Starlings (Sturnidae) Overview: Smaller than blackbirds, with a short tail, pointed head and triangular wings, starlings look black at a distance but are in fact glossy with a sheen of purples and greens.
Totales Frecuentes Gremios 1 Paloma domestica, Columba livia O-S 2 Gorrion, Passer domesticus O-S 3 Zorzal colorado, Turdus rufiventris# O-S 4 Cotorra, Mviopsitta monacha# G-A 5 Torcacita comun, Columbina picui# G-S 6 Paloma picazuro,Patagioenaspicazuro# G-S 7 Torcaza, Zenaida auriculata# G-S 8 Hornero, Furnarius rttfus# 1-S 9 Benteveo, Pitangus sulplturatus# O-S 10 Calancate ala roja, Aratinga leucophthalma F-A 11 Calandria grande, Minuts saturninus# O-S 12 Golondrina domestica, Progne chalybea# I-A poco Frecuentes 13 Estornino Pinto, Sturnus vulgaris O-S 14 Chingolo, Zonotrichia capensis# G-S 15 Tordo musico, Molothrus badius# G-S 16 Ratona comun, Troglod tes aedon# 1-V 17 Picabuey, Machetornis ri.
The preexisting name Sturnus vulgaris becomes vulgaris### (or vulgaris.
On May 17, 2001, the Court found against Italy because Italian legislation permits the capture and keeping in captivity of three species of wild bird, passer italiae, passer montanus and sturnus vulgaris.
Foraging behaviour and habitat use in the European starling, Sturnus vulgaris, in an agricultural environment.
Very few researches about the Sturnus vulgaris were published in Algeria.
Bartonella species detected in birds * Bird common name Bird species House sparrow Passer domesticus Boat-tailed grackle Quiscalus major Mourning dove Zenaida macroura Herring gulil ([dagger]) Larus argentatus House finch Carpodacus mexicanus Blue jay Cyanocitta cristata Song sparrow Melospiza melodia Northern cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis Northern mockingbird Mimus polyglottos European starling Sturnus vulgaris Red-winged blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Brown thrasher Toxostoma rufum Tufted titmouse Baeolophus bicolor Red-bellied woodpecker Melanerpes carolinus Common grackle Quiscalus quiscula Common loon ([dagger]) Gavia immer Red-headed woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus Brown pelican ([dagger]) Pelicanus occidentalis Collared dove Streptopelia decaocto No.
Sturnus vulgaris is an especially attentive parent to its young, keeping the hatchlings in the nest cavity until all feathers are fully developed.
Intraspecific nest parasitism in the European starling Sturnus vulgaris.