Definition of Sturnus vulgaris. Meaning of Sturnus vulgaris. Synonyms of Sturnus vulgaris

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Definition of Sturnus vulgaris

Sturnus vulgaris
Starling Star"ling, n. [OE. sterlyng, a dim. of OE. stare, AS. st[ae]r; akin to AS. stearn, G. star, staar, OHG. stara, Icel. starri, stari, Sw. stare, Dan. st[ae]r, L. sturnus. Cf. Stare a starling.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any passerine bird belonging to Sturnus and allied genera. The European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) is dark brown or greenish black, with a metallic gloss, and spotted with yellowish white. It is a sociable bird, and builds about houses, old towers, etc. Called also stare, and starred. The pied starling of India is Sternopastor contra. 2. (Zo["o]l.) A California fish; the rock trout. 3. A structure of piles driven round the piers of a bridge for protection and support; -- called also sterling. Rose-colored starling. (Zo["o]l.) See Pastor.

Meaning of Sturnus vulgaris from wikipedia

- The common starling (Sturnus vulgaris), also known as the European starling, or in the British Isles just the starling, is a medium-sized p****erine bird...
- place in this genus, and in the species boundaries within Sturnus. The genus name Sturnus is the Latin for "starling". This genus has representatives...
- Genus Agropsar (sometimes included in Sturnus or Sturnia) (2 species) Genus Sturnia (sometimes included in Sturnus) White-shouldered starling, Sturnia sinensis...
- Society. He was responsible for introducing the European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) to North America. Schieffelin was born in New York City on January...
- black. The juvenile birds can be distinguished from common starling (Sturnus vulgaris) by its obviously paler plumage and short yellow bill. Young birds...
- Calluna vulgaris, heather Octopus vulgaris, common octopus Primula vulgaris, common primrose Sciurus vulgaris. red squirrel Sturnus vulgaris, starling...
- starling (Sturnus unicolor) is a p****erine bird in the starling family, Sturnidae. It is closely related to the common starling S. vulgaris, but has a...
- pigeon (Columba livia domestica), typical clutch European starling (Sturnus vulgaris), typical clutch European goldfinch (Carduelis carduelis), large clutch...
- European starling, Sturnus vulgaris...
- (2009-01-01). "Dynamics of Campylobacter colonization of a natural host, Sturnus vulgaris (European Starling)". Environmental Microbiology. 11 (1): 258–267....
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