Rose-coloured Starling

Sturnus roseusDrudwen WridogRare visitor

Rose-coloured Starling – records

Sturnus roseus – Drudwen Wridog – Rare visitor Earlier records are summarised in Rose-coloured Starling 1994 1995 – Strumble Head, Pembrokeshire, juvenile, 18th-19th September (C.Benson, G.Jones, G.H.Rees). 1996 -Pembroke Dock, adult, 13th-14th January. (M. & Mrs C.Rowe). 1999 – St Davids, adult, 16th-22nd May 1999. (J.W.Donovan, S.White et al.); Strumble Head, juvenile, 29th-30th August. (S.E.Berry […]

Rose-coloured Starling – 1994

Sturnus roseus – Drudwen Wridog – Rare visitor Mathew (1894) noted Rose-coloured Starlings at St Lawrence and Castle Martin but gave no details. Lockley et al. (1949) recorded birds at Gateholm on 19 June 1937 and at Marloes on 16 October 1946. Single birds were then recorded at Waterston on 2 January 1974, at Treginnis on 29 […]

Rosy Starling – 1894

Species account from the 1894 ‘Birds of Pembrokeshire and its Islands’ by Rev M A Mathew