The Common Starling (Sturnus vulgaris)

A species of bird in the family of starlings. Its food is insects and their larvae, earthworms, snails, berries, seeds and hairy caterpillars avoided by other birds. Refreshments are also fruits such as. Cherries, sour cherries, plums. Black plumage with a metallic sheen and numerous white spots, in the first months of life of their plumage is gray. I inhabit human settlements. Socket placed in a hollow tree or a nesting box with a hole diameter of 5 cm. 4-6 consists of eggs of average dimensions of 29x21 mm. Breeding takes place from April to June. The chicks leave the nest after three weeks. Starlings often found in gardens and orchards.