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White-faced Starling
Sturnornis albofrontatus (Layard, EL, 1854)
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Order:
  Passeriformes
Family:
  Sturnidae
Genus:
  Sturnornis

Scientific:
  Sturnornis albofrontatus

Citation:
  (Layard, EL, 1854)

Reference:
  Ann.Mag.Nat.Hist.(2) 13 p.217

Protonym:
  Heterornis albofrontata

Avibase ID:
  E3A389C3021EFBF1

Short link:
  https://avibase.ca/E3A389C3

Taxonomic Serial Number:
TSN: 915887


VULNERABLE

Geographic range:

  • Sturnornis albofrontatus: Forests of wet zone of sw Sri Lanka
Source: Clements checklist

English:
  White-faced Starling
Czech:
  špaček srílanský
German:
  Greisenstar
Danish:
  Hvidhovedet Stær
Spanish:
  Estornino Cingalés
Finnish:
  srilankankottarainen
French:
  Étourneau de Ceylan
Italian:
  Storno facciabianca
Japanese:
  shirogaomukudori
Japanese:
  シロガオムクドリ
Dutch:
  Maskerspreeuw
Norwegian:
  Hvitmaskestær
Polish:
  szpak bialolicy
Russian:
  Цейлонский скворец
Slovak:
  škorec bielolíci
Swedish:
  ceylonstare
Chinese:
  白脸椋鸟


Authorities recognizing this taxonomic concept:

Avibase taxonomic concepts (current):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 01 (August 2013):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 02 (May 2014):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 03 (March 2015):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 04 (Aug 2016):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 05 (Jan 2017):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Avibase taxonomic concepts v. 06 (Feb 2018):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Birdlife checklist version 00:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Birdlife checklist version 01:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Birdlife checklist version 02:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Birdlife checklist version 03:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Birdlife checklist version 04:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Birdlife checklist version 05 (Jun 2012):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Birdlife checklist version 05.1 (Oct 2012):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Birdlife checklist version 06 (Nov 2013):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Birdlife checklist version 06.1 (Feb 2014):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Birdlife checklist version 07 (Jul 2014):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Birdlife checklist version 08 (Oct 2015):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Birdlife checklist version 09 (Dec 2016):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Birdlife checklist version 09.1 (Jun 2017):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
HBW and BirdLife Taxonomic Checklist v2 (Dec 2017):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993, révision 2009):
   Étourneau de Ceylan ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Commission internationale pour les noms français des oiseaux (1993):
   Étourneau de Ceylan ( Sturnus senex)
Clements 1st edition:
   Ceylon Starling ( Sturnus senex)
Clements 3rd edition:
   Ceylon Starling ( Sturnus senex)
Clements 4th edition:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus senex)
Clements 5th edition (as published):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2000 revisions):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2001 revisions):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2002 revisions):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2003 revisions):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2004 revisions):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 5th edition (incl. 2005 revisions):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 6th edition:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2007 revisions):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2008 revisions):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 6th edition (incl. 2009 revisions):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.5 incl. 2010 revisions):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.6 incl. 2011 revisions):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.7 incl. 2012 revisions):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.8 incl. 2013 revisions):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements 6th edition (version 6.9 incl. 2014 revisions):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
Clements, version 2015:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Clements, version 2016:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Clements, version 2017:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Clements, version 2018:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
eBird version 1.50:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
eBird version 1.52:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
eBird version 1.53:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
eBird version 1.54:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
eBird version 1.55:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnia albofrontata)
eBird version 2015:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
eBird version 2016:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
eBird version 2017:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
eBird version 2018:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition:
   Ceylon White-headed Starling ( Sturnus senex)
Howard and Moore 2nd edition (incl. ? suppl):
   Ceylon White-headed Starling ( Sturnus senex)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (as published):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 1.2):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 2.1):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 3.1):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 4):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 5):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 6):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 7):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Howard and Moore 3rd edition (incl. corrigenda 8):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (vol. 1-2):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Howard and Moore 4th edition (incl. corrigenda vol.1-2):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World (vol 1-16):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World and Birdlife (Dec 2017):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (31/01/2015):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive (03/07/2017):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.0:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.1:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.5:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.6:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 1.7:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.0:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.1:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.2:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.3:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.4:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.5:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.6:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.7:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.8:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.9:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.10:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 2.11:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.1:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.2:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.3:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.4:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 3.5:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.1:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.2:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.3:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 4.4:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.1:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.2:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.3:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 5.4:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.1:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.2:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.3:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 6.4:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.1:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.2:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 7.3:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.1:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
IOC World Bird Names, version 8.2:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnornis albofrontatus)
Morony, Bock and Farrand:
   Ceylon Starling ( Sturnus senex)
Oriental Bird Club:
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus albofrontatus)
James Lee Peters:
    Sturnus senex
James Lee Peters (original):
    Sturnus senex
James Lee Peters (2nd edition):
    Sturnus senex
Sibley and Monroe (1993):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus senex)
Sibley and Monroe (1993, including corrections up to 1998):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus senex)
Sibley and Monroe 2nd edition (1996):
   White-faced Starling ( Sturnus senex)
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Sturnus senex
Zoonomen - Zoological Nomenclature Resource:
    Sturnornis albofrontatus

Taxonomic status:

Species status: full species

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Other synonyms

Catalan: estornell de Sri Lanka
Czech: Špacek cejlonský, špaček srílanský
Danish: Hvidhovedet Stær
German: Greisenstar
English: Ceylon Starling, Ceylon White-headed Myna, Ceylon White-headed Starling, Sri Lanka White-headed Myna, Sri Lankan Starling, Sri Lankan White-headed Starling, White faced Starling, White-faced Starling, White-faced Starling (nominal form), White-faced Starling (nominate)
Spanish: Estornino Cingalés, Estornino de Cara Blanca
Spanish (Spain): Estornino Cingalés
Finnish: Ceyloninkottarainen, srilankankottarainen
French: Étourneau de Ceylan, Étourneau de Ceylan (nominal), Étourneau de Ceylan (nominale), Étourneau de Ceylan (race nominale), Étourneau du Sri Lanka, Martin à face blanche
Hungarian: ősz seregély
Italian: Storno facciabianca, Storno testabianca di Sri Lanka
Japanese: shirogaomukudori
Japanese: シロガオムクドリ
Latin: Heterornis albofrontata, Sturnia albofrontata, Sturnornis albofrontatus, Sturnus albofronta, Sturnus albofrontatus, Sturnus albofrontatus albofrontatus, Sturnus senex, Sturnus senex senex
Lithuanian: Baltaskruostis varnėnas, šrilankinis varnėnas
Dutch: Maskerspreeuw
Norwegian: Hvitmaskestær
Polish: szpak bialolicy, szpak białolicy
Russian: Цейлонский скворец
Slovak: škorec bielolíci
Swedish: ceylonstare, Vithuvad stare
Chinese: 白脸椋鸟
Chinese (Traditional): 白臉椋鳥

 

         

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