Slender-billed Starlings

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The Slender-billed Starlings (Onychognathus tenuirostris) - also commonly known as Slender-billed Chestnut-winged Starlings or Slender-billed Red-winged Starlings - occur naturally in Africa, specifically from extreme south-central Eritrea south to central and southern Ethiopia; eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, southwestern Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi; west and central Kenya, northeastern and southern Tanzania and northeastern Zambia and northern Malawi.


Alternate (Global) Names

Chinese: ?????? ... Czech: Špacek tenkozobý, špa?ek tenkozobý ... Danish: Tyndnæbbet Sortstær ... Dutch: Kaneelvleugelspreeuw ... Finnish: Etanarakkeli, hentorakkeli ... French: Étourneau à bec fin, Rufipenne à bec fin, Sansonnet cannelle ... German: Zimtflügelstar ... Italian: Storno beccofine, Storno beccosottile ... Japanese: hashibosoterimuku ... Norwegian: Smalnebbstær ... Polish: czarnotek cienkodzioby ... Russian: ??????????? ????????????? ??????? ... Slovak: liskavec tenkozobý ... Spanish: Estornino de Pico Agudo, Estornino Picofino ... Swedish: Smalnäbbad glansstare ... Swahili: Kizole Domo-jembamba


Additional Resources

Species Research by Sibylle Johnson


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