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    • EUBL
  • English
    • European Blackbird
    • Eurasian Blackbird
    • Common Blackbird
    • Blackbird
    • Blk
    • Black bird
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    • mustarastas
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    • Melro
    • Melro-preto
    • Melro negro
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    • Merle noir
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    • Turdus merula
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    • Amsel
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    • Merel
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    • Merla
  • Spanish
    • Mirlo

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European Blackbird Turdus merula

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joepb

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August 30, 2015

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European Blackbird Turdus merula

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rawhiti

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August 27, 2015 01:35 PM NZST

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European Blackbird Turdus merula

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susanbayam

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August 26, 2015 02:10 PM PDT

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European Blackbird Turdus merula

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tony_wills

Date

August 25, 2015 11:43 AM NZST

Description

Stuck a motion activated webcam out the window and clocked this blackbird doing a steep climb up to our roof.

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European Blackbird Turdus merula

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leeroyhamilton96

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August 10, 2015

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European Blackbird Turdus merula

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lungta

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August 21, 2015 09:02 AM CEST

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European Blackbird Turdus merula

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jon_sullivan

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August 20, 2015 06:26 PM NZST

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European Blackbird Turdus merula

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jmaughn

Date

August 20, 2015

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European Blackbird Turdus merula

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ryber

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August 20, 2015 08:16 AM AWST

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European Blackbird Turdus merula

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November 6, 2010

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Canarian Blackbird Turdus merula ssp. cabrerae

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duarte

Date

August 8, 2015

Description

This subspecies is endemic to the Madeira and the Canary islands.

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European Blackbird Turdus merula

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anis

Date

August 2, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

The Common Blackbird (Turdus merula) is a species of true thrush. It is also called Eurasian Blackbird (especially in North America, to distinguish it from the unrelated New World blackbirds), or simply Blackbird, where this does not lead to confusion with a similar-looking local species. It breeds in Europe, Asia, and North Africa, and has been introduced to Australia (where it is considered a pest) and New Zealand. It has a number of subspecies across its...

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.