Golden-crested Mynah

(Ampeliceps coronatus)

FUN FACT

Golden-crested Mynahs -- like other birds in the starling family -- are talented mimics.

Distribution

India and Vietnam, into northern Malaysia.

Habitat

Tropical forests.

Diet

Insects and fruit, with the occasional small lizard or mammal.

Breeding

Status

Not Under Threat (Least Concern)

At the Aviary

See the Golden-crested Mynah in our Tropical Forest exhibit.