Starlings (Sturnidae)

Bank Myna (Acridotheres ginginianus) - HBW 14, p. 734

French: Martin des berges German: Ufermaina Spanish: Miná Ribereño

Taxonomy: Turdus ginginianus Latham, 1790, Nadia, West Bengal, India.

Distribution: N Indian Subcontinent from NC & E Pakistan and Himalayan foothills E to S Nepal and W Assam, S to Sind, NC India (Gujarat, C Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal) and Bangladesh. Introduced to Japan and United Arab Emirates; also reported from Kuwait, Oman and Saudi Arabia.