Binomial name: Agropsar philippensis, Raymond Robert Forster, 1781
The chestnut-cheeked starling (Agropsar philippensis) is a species of starling in the family Sturnidae. It breeds in Japan and the Russian islands of Sakhalin and Kuriles; it winters in Taiwan, the Philippines and northern Borneo.
The chestnut-cheeked starling was previously placed in the genus Sturnus. It was moved to the resurrected genus Agropsar based on the results of two molecular phylogenetic studies that were published in 2008.
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Kingdom Animalia Phylum Chordata Class Aves Order Passeriformes Family Sturnidae Genus Agropsar Species Agropsar philippensis
Least Concern (IUCN3.1)
Chiang Saen District, Chiang Rai Laem Pak Bia Mueang Chumphon District, Chumphon Mueang Phetchaburi District, Phetchaburi Thalang District, Phuket Range map of Agropsar philippensis in Thailand
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