crested myna


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  • noun

Synonyms for crested myna

dark brown crested bird of southeastern Asia

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The dead crested myna, which is a common resident bird in Hong Kong, was found and collected near Santa Monica Avenue, Royal Palms, Yuen Long.
Chow's comments came after the government announced on Wednesday that both a local chicken brought in from China and a dead crested myna tested positive for the H5N1 bird flu virus.
A crested myna found dead Monday in an urban area of Wong Tai Sin also tested positive for the virus.
A crested myna found dead Monday in a park in the urban area of Wong Tai Sin also tested positive for the virus.
Our results were consistent with those of the Hong Kong Breeding Bird Survey in 1993-1996, which determined the most widespread bird species in urban areas, including Eurasian Tree Sparrows, Spotted Doves (Spilopelia chinensis), Light-vented Bulbuls, Oriental Magpie-Robins (Copsychus saularis), Japanese White-eyes, Crested Mynas (Acridotheres cristatellus), and Red-whiskered Bulbuls (Carey et al.