White-vented Myna (Acridotheres javanicus) - HBW 14, p. 733
French: Martin de Java
Spanish: Miná de Java
Other common names: Javan Myna
Taxonomy: Acridotheres javanicus Cabanis, 1851, Java.
May form a superspecies with A. grandis and often considered conspecific. Has also been considered conspecific with A. cinereus, and both previously included in A. fuscus. Monotypic.
Distribution: Java and Bali. Introduced to Taiwan, SE Thailand, Singapore, Sumatra, Lesser Sundas and Puerto Rico, and perhaps Japan.
- Least Concern Enlarge map
VideosSee all 9 videos
Two birds on the top of a chair, one of them flying to a fence Locality Carita, Banten Province, Java (Indonesia) (Monotypic species)
John Gregory 31 October 2007 5 years ago 19 sec 4.4
A bird on the grass, walking Locality Taman Burung, Taman Mini Indonesia Indah, Jakarta, Java (Indonesia) (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 26 July 2007 5 years ago 16 sec 4.3
Wild birds feeding on a feeder and calling. Locality Jurong Bird Park, Singapore (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 15 October 2009 2 years ago 30 sec 4.3
A brief shot of a bird on the ground Locality Kuala Lumpur, Peninsular Malaysia
Juan Sanabria 1 August 2010 2 years ago 24 sec 3.8
A close view of a bird calling twice Locality Carita, Banten Province, Java (Indonesia) (Monotypic species)
John Gregory 31 October 2007 5 years ago 7 sec 3.6
A juvenile on a feeder with fruit Locality Taman Burung, Taman Mini Indonesia Indah, Jakarta, Java (Indonesia) (Monotypic species)
Josep del Hoyo 26 July 2007 5 years ago 15 sec 3.3
PhotosSee all 10 photos
A rather wet Javan Myna perching on a railing
Locality Botanical Gardens, Singapore
Howard Banwell 25 February 2009 2 years ago 4.3
On a rock.
Locality Bukit Timah, Singapore (Monotypic species)
Fran Trabalon 15 November 2011 51 weeks ago 4.3
An adult bird.
Locality Paultons Park, Ower, Hampshire, England, Great Britain (Monotypic species)
Tomasz Doroń 14 May 2011 19 weeks ago 3.3
Adult bird on the rock
Locality West Java Province, Java (Indonesia) (Monotypic species)
Boas Emmanuel 27 April 2009 2 years ago 3.2
A bird running.
Locality Botanical Gardens, Singapore (Monotypic species)
Bruce Ramsay 16 November 2009 50 weeks ago 3.1
A pair of Javan Myna watching the eagle in the sky.
William IP 4 January 2012 1 year ago 3.1
A small group of birds call as they forage on the ground Locality Changi, Singapore
Joe Angseesing 20 March 2010 3 years ago 3.5