Medium sized bird with glossy green-blue upper parts and green and chestnut underparts Chestnut belly and prominent yellow eyes. This starling is unique for having a chestnut-colored belly.
Scientific classification: Passeriformes
Size: about 25 cm
Countries: Africa, Burkina Faso, Cameroon
Habitat: Savanna. Dry thorn bush savanna and steppe.
Diet: mainly insects, including ants (Formicidae), bugs (Hemiptera), flies (Diptera), beetles (Coleoptera), termites.