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    • Common Blackbird
    • Eurasian Blackbird
    • Blackbird
    • Blk
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    • Turdus merula
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    • merle noir
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    • Amsel
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    • Merel
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    • Merla
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    • Mirlo
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    • Melro
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Recent observations

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

speedy

Date

December 26, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

chamaeleo

Date

December 24, 2014 01:09 PM UTC

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No photos or sounds

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Common Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

December 24, 2014 09:38 PM TOT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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No photos or sounds

What

blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

johnvandenhoeven

Date

December 24, 2014

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No photos or sounds

What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

December 23, 2014 06:05 PM TOT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

annikaml

Date

May 26, 2012 04:57 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

tony_wills

Date

December 16, 2014 07:22 PM NZDT

Description

Juvenile reluctant/clumsy flier.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

lungta

Date

December 17, 2014 01:51 PM CET

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No photos or sounds

Observer

gabri00

Date

December 17, 2014

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What

Common Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

annikaml

Date

June 5, 2012 11:07 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

m_jon

Date

December 16, 2014 06:57 PM NZDT

Tags

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No photos or sounds

What

Common Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

December 16, 2014

Place

Ahipara, New Zealand (Google, OSM)

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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.