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Spotty bird

Observed: 10th August 2012 By: HenryMHenryM’s reputation in BirdsHenryM’s reputation in Birds
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No interactions present.

Species with which Common Blackbird (Turdus merula) interacts

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Blalckbird

It's a juvenile, with spotted plumage, most of which it will moult over the next few weeks to achieve its more typical adult-like plumage. Judging from the strong brown tone to the edges of the tail feathers, it is a female.

Ian
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