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    • Turdus merula
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Recent observations

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What

Amsel Turdus merula

Observer

piddi

Date

May 16, 2014

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What

Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

parobbert

Date

October 20, 2014

Place

Whitianga (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

alice_shanks

Date

October 29, 2014

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

kueda

Date

October 28, 2014 10:19 AM NZDT

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Observer

lungta

Date

October 25, 2014 02:41 PM CEST

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

th0th

Date

October 16, 2014

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

th0th

Date

October 16, 2014

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What

blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

john_barkla

Date

October 25, 2014

Description

Dead on trail. I'm guessing a juvenile blackbird.

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What

Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

m_jon

Date

October 24, 2014 10:01 AM NZDT

Description

This is the first juvenile blackbird I've seen dead on the road this season.

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What

Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

m_jon

Date

October 24, 2014 10:26 AM NZDT

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

epitree

Date

October 22, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Female with a beak full of earthworms.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

gigacat

Date

October 16, 2014 06:34 PM NZDT

Description

Representative of several seen on our walk.

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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.