Pale-bellied Myna Acridotheres cinereus


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Gregory-Smith, R. 1997. Pale-bellied Myna Acridotheres cinereus in Sarawak. Malayan Nature Journal 50: 355-357.

Holmes, D.; Phillipps, K. 1996. The birds of Sulawesi. Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K.

IUCN. 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-3. Available at: (Accessed: 10 December 2019).

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Tasirin, J.S. & Fitzsimons, J.A. 2014. Javan (White-vented) Myna Acridotheres javanicus and Pale-bellied Myna A. cinereus in North Sulawesi. Kukila 18(1): 27-31.

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Wong, Tsu Shi. 2019. Makassar Myna – New Bird for Sabah. Blogpost at Of North Borneo Birds and others. Available at: (Accessed: 30th April 2019).

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BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Acridotheres cinereus. Downloaded from on 16/12/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 16/12/2019.