Aplonis panayensis: Asian Glossy Starling

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Aplonis panayensis also known as Asian Glossy Starling, Philippine Starling, Philippine Glossy Starling, Bornean Starling, Indian Glossy Starling, Greater Glossy Starling, is a species of starling in the Sturnidae family. It is found in Bangladesh, Brunei, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, and Thailand.

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Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical mangrove forests.

The tree in these photos is Pipturus argenteus: Australian Mulberry.

Photos: DFNP, Singapore 20120525

Source: Wikipedia

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