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Category:Agropsar - BirdForum Opus

Genus: Agropsar


Two species, Chestnut-cheeked Starling and Purple-backed Starling from Asia.
Both species are migratory and sexually clearly dimorphic.


Agropsar is a genus in the family Sturnidae.
It is sometimes merged in Sturnus or alternatively both species are included in Sturnia.

Genus Agropsar viewedit
A. sturninus Daurian Starling
A. philippensis Chestnut-cheeked Starling


  1. Del Hoyo, J, A Elliott, and D Christie, eds. 2009. Handbook of the Birds of the World. Volume 14: Bush-shrikes to Old World Sparrows. Barcelona: Lynx Edicions. ISBN 978-8496553507

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Pages in category ‘Agropsar’

The following 2 pages are in this category, out of 2 total.