Sturnidae

plural noun
Stur·​ni·​dae | \ ˈstərnəˌdē\

Definition of Sturnidae

: 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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History and Etymology for Sturnidae

New Latin, from Sturnus, type genus + -idae

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