Common Myna ( Or Indian Myna Acridotheres Tristis ) . This Bird Is Native To Sou ...
Stockphoto ID: 3051468
File name: SL_Bird_SL2_2635.jpg
Format: digital, 5000+ pixels longest side
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Source: photographer Based in: Israel
Description: Common myna ( or Indian Myna Acridotheres tristis ) . This bird is native to southern Asia from Afghanistan to Sri Lanka . The Myna has been introduced in many other parts of the world and its distribution range is on the increase to an extent that in 2000 the Species Survival Commission ( IUCN ) declared it among the Worlds 100 worst invasive species . and one of only three birds in this list . It is a serious threat to the ecosystems where introduced . Photographed in Israel in October