Javan Myna- juvenile with adults

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Adult Javan Myna feeding juvenile.
Adult Javan Myna feeding juvenile.

“Javan Mynas (Acridotheres javanicus) have continued their extension up the peninsula and are now established in Ipoh. Saw 2 adults feeding a single juvenile today.

Adult Javan Myna feeding juvenile.
Adult Javan Myna feeding juvenile.

“Prey included a beetle and a worm. The worm was initially too difficult to handle and was retrieved by the adult, re-positioned and offered again.

Juvenile Javan Myna.
Juvenile Javan Myna.

“Notice the light blue iris in juvenile.

Adult Javan Myna.
Adult Javan Myna.

“Appreciate communication if any disagreement about ID.

Dato’ Dr Amar-Singh HSS
Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
10th February 2018

Location: Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia
Habitat: Urban environment

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