Portugal, Spotless Starling (Sturnus unicolor), Resident

Summary

Species that occurs throughout the mainland. In winter, can form large flocks with European starling (Sturnus vulgaris). The conservation status is Least Concern.

Conservation status

Least concern (2008)
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Phenology

Mainly sedentary species, but can make small migratory movements.

Abundance

Very abundant
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The population size is approximately hundreds of thousands of individuals. The evolution trend of the population is stable.

Habitat

Occurs on farms with pastures, chestnut groves, Cork Oak and Holm Oak forest (“montado”), olive groves and cities parks.

Threats

Information not yet available
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Resident