LEUCOPSAR

(Sturnidae; Ϯ Bali Myna L. rothschildi) Gr. λευκος leukos  white; ψαρ psar, ψαρος psaros  starling; "LEUCOPSAR, gen. n.  (Sturnidæ).  Structurally nearest to Gracupica Lesson, but with the bill differently shaped. Upper mandible with sharp, high, straight culmen, bent downwards near the tip. Nostrils completely covered by short bristles. Præorbital, post-orbital, and superciliary regions bare. Feathers of the occiput much elongated, forming a pendent crest,   LEUCOPSAR ROTHSCHILDI, sp. n.  Adult female. Pure white; a terminal black bar, 25 mm wide, to all the rectrices. Primaries, including the first rudimentary one, with a black tip, increasing in width towards the middle" (Stresemann 1912).

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Jobling, J. A. (2018). Key to Scientific Names in Ornithology. In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.) (2018). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona. (retrieved from www.hbw.com on 13 December 2018).