Sturnidae

plural noun Stur·ni·dae \ˈstərnəˌdē\

Definition of Sturnidae

  1. :  a large family of passerine birds consisting of the Old World starlings and related birds and having ten primaries and characters somewhat intermediate between the crows and the American grackles — see sturnus

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Origin and Etymology of sturnidae

New Latin, from Sturnus, type genus + -idae


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