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    • Common Blackbird
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    • Turdus merula
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    • merle noir
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Recent observations

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Observer

finrod

Date

October 29, 2014

Place

P 4704 (Google, OSM)

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No photos or sounds

Observer

finrod

Date

November 19, 2014

Description

1 adult male

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

tony_wills

Date

March 7, 2013 12:00 PM NZDT

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

tony_wills

Date

August 6, 2009 12:13 PM NZST

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

tony_wills

Date

June 24, 2009 12:25 PM NZST

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

tony_wills

Date

June 24, 2009 12:15 PM NZST

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

tony_wills

Date

June 17, 2009 12:39 PM NZST

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

tony_wills

Date

May 13, 2009 12:32 PM NZST

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What

Blackbird poo Turdus merula

Observer

tony_wills

Date

January 5, 2009 06:26 PM NZDT

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

tony_wills

Date

January 3, 2009 06:23 PM NZDT

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

m_jon

Date

November 18, 2014 10:17 AM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

tony_wills

Date

December 29, 2008 04:59 PM NZDT
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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.