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Gracupica
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Black-collared Starling,
Gracupica nigricollis
Scientific classification Red Pencil Icon
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Clade: Inopinaves
Order: Passeriformes
Suborder: Passeri
Superfamily: Muscicapoidea
Clade: Starling clade
Family: Sturnidae
Subfamily: Sturninae
Tribe: Sturnini
Genus: Gracupica
Lesson, 1831
Species

see text

Synonyms

Sturnus
Sturnia

Gracupica is a genus of starlings in the Sturnidae family.

Taxonomy

The Javan Pied Myna, G. jalla is sometimes split from G. contra.[1]

References

  1. ^ (Subscription required) del Hoyo, J., Collar, N., Sharpe, C.J. & Christie, D.A. (2018). Javan Pied Starling (Gracupica jalla). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from https://www.hbw.com/node/1344001 on 10 July 2018).
Eurasian Spoonbill This article is part of Project Bird Genera, a All Birds project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each genus, including made-up genera.
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