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Tuesday, Feb. 7: Stone Zoo Closed  •  Thursday, Feb. 9: Franklin Park Zoo Closed
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Bali Mynah

Leucopsar rothschildi

Balimynah Gallery

 

About the Bali Mynah

conservation status: critically endangered

Class: Aves
Order:Passeriformes
Family: Sturnidae
Genus: Leucopsar
Species: rothschildi

The Bali mynah is nearly all white except for black wingtips and blue skin patches around the eyes. Its feet, legs and bill are bluish-gray. The only native bird species of the Indonesian island for which it is named, the Bali mynah is a friendly, social bird that typically flocks in groups of 30 to 60.