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Starling at work

Observed: 14th September 2013 By: scarpermacscarpermac’s reputation in Birdsscarpermac’s reputation in Birdsscarpermac’s reputation in Birdsscarpermac’s reputation in Birds
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Starlings big fans of fat blocks in my garden

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

ophrys's picture

Immature

Yup..still coming out of juvenile plumage. The pale ring in the eye makes it a young female..males have a wholly dark eye.

Ian
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scarpermac's picture

Immature

Wow, swift and greatly informative as always - will be looking closely at the eyes from now on!.
Thanks Ian.

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