Starlings (Sturnidae)

Wattled Starling (Creatophora cinerea) - HBW 14, p. 726

French: Étourneau caronculé German: Lappenstar Spanish: Estornino Carunculado

Taxonomy: Rallus cinereus Meuschen, 1787, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.
Monotypic.

Distribution: Eritrea, Ethiopia and NW & S Somalia S to Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya and Tanzania, also from W & S Angola and SE DRCongo S to Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Swaziland and throughout South Africa.