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Juvenile Blackbird

Observed: 25th September 2011 By: ranon.2011ranon.2011’s reputation in Birdsranon.2011’s reputation in Birdsranon.2011’s reputation in Birdsranon.2011’s reputation in Birdsranon.2011’s reputation in Birds
25.09.22011 Blackbird (3)
25.09.22011 Blackbird (3) 1
Description:

Looks rather tatty and immature.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Blackbird (Turdus merula) interacts

Comments

ophrys's picture

Tatty, yes...

...but the yellow beak suggests an adult male. Young males have a brown beak in their first winter.

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OK Ophrys and thanks

OK Ophrys and thanks