Cinnyricinclus is a genus of starling. It contains the following species:

  • Abbott’s Starling (Cinnyricinclus femoralis)
  • Violet-backed Starling (Cinnyricinclus leucogaster)
  • Sharpe’s Starling (Cinnyricinclus sharpii): Found in Burundi, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda.

Male Violet backet starling


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