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Agropsar philippensis(Forster, JR, 1781)

Chestnut-cheeked starling

Image acquired with permission from the Natural History Museum at Tring, United Kingdom. Specimen collected by A. R. Wallace. Specimen locality: Batchian
Label transcription: [Collected by A.R. Wallace 1858 Heterornis pyrchogenus. Mull ♂. Batchain. 10. / ? Comp. fog. H. pyrchogenys?]

Species known to occur in Singapore.
Imaged Wallace Specimen from Batchian.

Taxon Information

Vertebrata: Aves: Passeriformes: Sturnidae (Starlings)
Taxon Name (original as given on label):
Heterornis pyrchogenus
A.R. Wallace
Locality of Specimen:
Specimen Repository:
Natural History Museum Tring