#1: White-cheeked Starling

Also called Grey Starling, this species is found in lowland areas in eastern Asia. Its diet includes fruit and insects. It is 24 cm in length and breeds between March and July, often with two clutches laid during this time.

Scientific name: Spodiopsar cineraceus
Family: Sturnidae
Order: Passeriformes

The pictures were taken in Kasai-Rinkai Park (葛西臨海公園) in Tokyo, Japan in May 2012.

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