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Spotless Starling - Sturnus unicolor

Pictures - John Foss

The Spotless Starling is slightly larger than the Common Starling and has none of the spots associated the latter species. It found throughout the Algarve in farmland, coastal areas, old olive and almond groves and in and around buildings. The specimens shown on this page were photographed in Cabanas de Tavira.

Spotless Starling


Spotless Starling

 

Spotless Starling

 

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