Chestnut-cheeked starling

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Chestnut-cheeked starling
Sturnus philippensis.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Sturnidae
Genus: Agropsar
Species: A. philippensis
Binomial name
Agropsar philippensis
(Forster, 1781)
Synonyms

Sturnia philippensis
Sturnus philippensis

The chestnut-cheeked starling (Agropsar philippensis) is a species of starling in the family Sturnidae. It is sometimes placed in the genus Sturnia or Sturnus. It breeds in Japan and the Russian islands of Sakhalin and Kuriles[1]; it winters to Taiwan, the Philippines and northern Borneo.

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