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Male blackbird

Observed: 20th November 2009 By: kc5467
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Description:

Blackbird-orange beak and black plumage,therefore male.(females have brown beak and brown plumage).

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Blackbird (Turdus Merula) interacts

Comments

countyspotter's picture

The beak is a definite key

The beak is a definite key marker, there's no doubt that is a blackbird.

colhig17's picture

Blackbird

Often one of the most visible garden visitors, they are also wonderful singers in spring and summer.

Colin

"Wildlife is for Everyone"

kh854's picture

I agree

I agree definitely a male blackbird

Karen, OU Student