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Recent observations

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eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

sara4

Date

August 18, 2014

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Common Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

January 11, 2014 07:30 PM PST

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Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

dellfalconer

Date

June 6, 2014

Place

Ebensee (Google, OSM)

Description

Female, found dead

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Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

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lungta

Date

August 12, 2014

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Common Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

speedy

Date

August 11, 2014

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

speedy

Date

August 10, 2014

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

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nrvero

Date

August 4, 2014

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What

Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

speedy

Date

August 2, 2014

Place

Hohes Venn (Google, OSM)

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eurasian blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

sara4

Date

July 23, 2014

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Observer

nilpf

Date

July 15, 2014

Place

DH2 3HB (Google, OSM)

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Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

dhobern

Date

July 15, 2014 02:42 PM CEST

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Eurasian Blackbird Turdus merula

Observer

sara4

Date

July 5, 2014
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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.