Brahminy Starling Sturnia pagodarum

Brahminy Starling
Brahminy Starling
Pagoda Starling
The Brahminy Starling, also called the Brahminy Myna and Pagoda Starling, comes from the Indian sub-continent including Himalayan foothills. The name "Pagoda" is said to be from frequently being seen on temple structures.
Brahminy Starling
Brahminy Starling
Pagoda Starling
Male and female have similar plumage but the male has a slightly longer black crest.