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Young chick dead in garden Can you identify?

Observed: 29th April 2010 By: nw338
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

Huge mouth very yellow. No feathers

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Common Blackbird (Turdus merula) interacts

Comments

Kluut's picture

Too young.

It is imposible to say at so young an age - probably 3-4-5 days old. Judging from a guess at size, it is unlikely to be a finch, so that leaves blackbird, thrushes and starlings as most likely.