Waller's Starling

The Waller's Starling is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Waller's Starling (Onychognathus walleri) is a species of starling in the Sturnidae family. It is found in Burundi, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia. References - * BirdLife International 2004. Onychognathus walleri. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 24 July 2007. Stub icon This Sturnidae-related article is a stub. More

Waller's starling is the smallest of the red-winged forest starlings and has red eyes in good light (poorly shown in these photos) and a relatively short tail. The image of the bird with rainbow was made in the Nou Forest in November 2007 roll your cursor over the enlargement to see another. Most of the other images are of feeding young in the Amani Reserve and Arusha NP. More

Waller's Starling is found in the following countries: 1. Cameroon 2. Equatorial Guinea 3. Kenya 4. Malawi 5. Nigeria 6. Rwanda 7. Sudan 8. Tanzania 9. More

Order : Passeriformes
Family : Sturnidae
Genus : Onychognathus
Species : walleri
Authority : (Shelley, 1880)