Lesser Blue-eared Starling - Lamprotornis chloropterus

Length 7.1 in (18.0 cm)
Weight 2.2-3.0 oz (63-86 g)
Clutch Size 2-5
Chicks at birth Altricial
IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

The Lesser Blue-eared Starling is also known as the Lesser Blue-eared Glossy-starling. They are an African bird and are found in central Africa from Senegal and Sierra Leone east to the Sudan and also parts of Kenya, Tanzania, DR Congo, Uganda and Kenya. Diet includes fruit, nectar and insects.

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