Shelley's Starling (Lamprotornis shelleyi) - HBW 14, p. 745
French: Choucador de Shelley
Spanish: Estornino de Shelley
Taxonomy: Spreo shelleyi Sharpe, 1890, Somalia.
May form a superspecies with and formerly considered conspecific with L. hildebrandti; both have sometimes been combined in a superspecies with L. pulcher. Monotypic.
Distribution: Breeds S Ethiopia and NW Somalia, probably also SE Sudan and N Kenya; non-breeding E Kenya and S Somalia.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
- No sound recordings available yet