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Male blackbird

Observed: 20th November 2009 By: kc5467
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Blackbird-orange beak and black plumage,therefore male.(females have brown beak and brown plumage).

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Blackbird (Turdus Merula) interacts


countyspotter's picture

The beak is a definite key

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

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


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I agree

I agree definitely a male blackbird

Karen, OU Student