How the Starling got its name

It is fascinating how starlings got their name.

In summer starlings do not have many spots.

In winter starlings have the pale spots all over their dark bodies.

The white spots on black plumage were thought to look like the night sky

So the bird was named the Starling

Starling in England

Starling in England

 Is this a UFO or is it a formation of starlings

Starlings or UFO

Starlings or UFO

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