Common Name: Common Myna
Scientific Name: Acridotheres tristis
Nepali Name: Dangre Rupi ( डाङग्रे रूपी )
Size: 25cm (size)
Location: Naubishe, Dhading
Local and distributed widely in 1830m and upto 3050m during summer, Common Myna is also declared as the world’s most invasive species by IUCN Species Survival Commission in 2000. The bird can thrive in urban areas and other human habitation, cultivation, woodlands.
This bird has a yellow skin around the eye, black hooded head, black upperbreast, brown body, black tail with white tip and white abdomen. The beak is yellow along with the leg. Seen either solitary or in pairs, the sexes are alike.
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