||The species Rodriguez Starling is extinct.|
Alternative name: Rodrigues Starling
- Necropsar rodericanus
Only known from skeletal remains.
A bird described as being a bit larger than a blackbird, having white plumage, partly black wings and a black tail and yellow feet and bill may be this species but this is not certain.
Formerly endemic to Rodrigues (Mauritius).
Already extinct 1870, date of extinction unknown.
- Clements, JF. 2010. The Clements Checklist of Birds of the World. 6th ed., with updates to December 2010. Ithaca: Cornell Univ. Press. ISBN 978-0801445019. Spreadsheet available at http://www.birds.cornell.edu/clementschecklist/Clements%206.5.xls/view
- Del Hoyo, J, A Elliot, and J Sargatal, eds. 2002. Handbook of the Birds of the World. Volume 7: Jacamars to Woodpeckers. Barcelona: Lynx Edicions. ISBN 978-8487334375
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