[Tweeters] Re: Starling Mimicry

Jason Hernandez jason.hernandez74 at yahoo.com
Tue Jan 5 21:49:10 PST 2016

Let us not forget that the hill myna, famed in the cage bird trade as a mimic of human speech, is really just a big starling.
Jason Hernandez
jason.hernandez74 at yahoo.com

Christopher Clark <cjbirdmanclark at gmail.com>
Sent: Tuesday, January 5, 2016 8:24 AM
To: tweeters at u.washington.edu
Subject: [Tweeters] RE: Starling mimicry

Those starlings often get me. I regularly hear them mimic Killdeer, and I occasionally hear them mimic Western Wood-pewees. So, anything is possible with those copycats.

Christopher Clark
Sumner, WA
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