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Blackbird - 1st winter juvenile

Observed: 11th October 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
11.10.2011 Blackbird [1st winter juvenile] (2)
Description:

There were a lot of Blackbirds about in this area today and they may be migrants from the north or Scandinavia. This one has a dark beak and brown on the wings.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Common Blackbird (Turdus merula) interacts

Comments

David Jardine's picture

Male

As well as ageing it can also be sexed as a male because of the very dark / black tail feathers

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OK, Thanks David

OK, Thanks David