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  • Aou 4 Letter Codes
    • EUBL
  • English
    • Blackbird
    • Common Blackbird
    • Eurasian Blackbird
  • Portuguese
    • Melro
  • German
    • Amsel
  • Scientific Names
    • Turdus merula
  • French
    • merle noir
  • Dutch
    • Merel
  • Catalan
    • Merla
  • Spanish
    • Mirlo

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Recent observations

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No photos or sounds

Observer

xisco

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

xisco

Date

April 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

dration

Date

April 13, 2014 04:43 PM MSK

Place

Moscow (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

robertosaez

Date

April 13, 2014 11:42 AM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Amsel Turdus merula

Observer

jakob

Date

April 12, 2014

Place

Hinterhof (Google, OSM)

Description

On 5th April, we saw the first egg. A few days later, there was a second egg. Now all is gone, and the couple needs to start over.

Photos / Sounds

What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

ani

Date

April 10, 2014

Description

I have heard very beautiful singing and could find out the author :)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

robertosaez

Date

April 7, 2014 07:47 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

john11

Date

April 27, 2006

Photos / Sounds

What

Amsel Turdus merula

Observer

jakob

Date

April 5, 2014

Place

Hinterhof (Google, OSM)

Description

First egg laid today or over the last few days. Most likely, Peter was involved with this business, but pater semper incertus (and I don't plan to engage in DNA fingerprinting for this...).

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

xisco

Date

April 5, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Amsel Turdus merula

Observer

jakob

Date

April 3, 2014

Place

Hinterhof (Google, OSM)

Description

His name is Peter. Definitely the dominant male blackbird in our backyard. We recognize him by the albinotic patch on his forehead (not visible in the picture).

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

dhobern

Date

April 2, 2014

Place

Athens (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.