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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Sturnidae.


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  • Once the home of the extinct Javan and Balinese tigers (Panthera tigris sondaicus and Panthera tigris balica, respectively), these forests still contain one of the most endangered and high-profile songbirds in the world, the Bali starling (Leucopsar rothschildi).

    Eastern Java-Bali rain forests

  • Included are the critically endangered Bali starling (Leucopsar rothschildi) and the endangered Javan hawk eagle (Spizaetus bartelsi).

    Eastern Java-Bali rain forests

  • Native species include the Bali starling (Leucopsar rothschildi, CR), a species endemic to Bali island and whose wild population fell to only six birds in 2001 due largely to trapping for the illegal cage-bird trade, and the Javan hawk-eagle (Spizaetus bartelsi, EN), estimated to number around 300-450 surviving pairs.

    Biological diversity in Sundaland

  • Bali white starling Leucopsar rothschildi, 52, 137

    The Song of The Dodo

  • Bali does have Leucopsar rothschildi, informally known as the Bali starling, a gorgeous and nearly extinct bird with gleaming white plumage and a mask of turquoise.

    The Song of The Dodo

  • Family Common Name Species Accipitridae Javan hawk-eagle Spizaetus bartelsi Charadriidae Javan plover Charadrius javanicus Charadriidae Sunda lapwing Vanellus macropterus Cuculidae Sunda coucal Centropus nigrorufus Strigidae Javan owlet Glaucidium castanopterum Sturnidae Bali myna Leucopsar rothschildi* Timaliidae White-breasted babbler Stachyris grammiceps Timaliidae White-bibbed babbler Stachyris thoracica Timaliidae Crescent-chested babbler Stachyris melanothorax Timaliidae Grey-cheeked tit-babbler Macronous flavicollis * An asterisk signifies that the species 'range is limited to this ecoregion

    Eastern Java-Bali rain forests

  • β€œAn Attempt to a Population-Genetic Analysis of the American Captive Bali Starling Population Leucopsar rothschildi Stresemann 1912.”

    The Song of The Dodo

  • Jakarta, 4 / 5 (ANTARA) - Menteri Kehutanan H. M.S. Kaban bersama Gubernur Provinsi Bali akan melepasliarkan 34 ekor burung Curik Bali (Leucopsar rotschildi) pada 5 Mei 2009 di Lokasi Wakasurya, Teluk Berumbun, Bali.

    ANTARA - Berita Terkini


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