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ROSE-COLOURED STARLING - Sturnus roseus

 

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© Mark Coller

 

 

 

2018:

A juvenile/ 1st winter was found mid afternoon on September 1st on Gorse Cover Road, Severn Beach. It was seen at several locations subsequently and present until dusk.

 

2012:

A female/ 1st summer male was found mid morning on June 10th with Common Starling 400 metres south of Severn Beach and was reported as still present early morning on June 11th.

 

2004:

A juvenile was found with Starlings on September 2nd at New Passage.

 

2000:

On December 8th an adult winter male was found at Launceston Avenue in Hanham where it remained until at least January 26th 2001. This is the first documented reference to this species in S. Gloucestershire.

 

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