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    • Estorninho-malhado
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    • Common Starling
    • European Starling
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    • Sturnus vulgaris
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    • Estornino pinto
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    • étourneau sansonnet
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Recent observations

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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thewayfarer21

Date

April 16, 2014

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european starling Sturnus vulgaris

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muir

Date

September 21, 2014 05:56 PM EDT

Place

Del Ray (Google, OSM)

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Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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speedy

Date

September 27, 2014

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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sea-kangaroo

Date

September 14, 2014 11:10 AM PDT

Description

One of a flock singing in a tree.

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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maractwin

Date

September 24, 2014 08:21 AM EDT

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

September 21, 2014 03:05 PM EDT

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european starling Sturnus vulgaris

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zooga1961

Date

September 2, 2014

Description

in the background grazing along side the monk parakeets you can see some starlings

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European starling Sturnus vulgaris

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faerthen

Date

September 19, 2014 08:27 AM PDT

Place

Boston, MA (Google, OSM)

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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maractwin

Date

September 17, 2014 08:46 AM EDT

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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kingzonata

Date

September 12, 2014

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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wabbytwax

Date

September 15, 2014

Description

Looks like a starling to me. Just want to be sure.

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

lungta

Date

September 15, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

The Common Starling (Sturnus vulgaris), also known as the European Starling or in the British Isles just the Starling, is a medium-sized passerine bird in the starling family Sturnidae. It is about 20 cm (8 in) long and has glossy black plumage, which is speckled with white at some times of year. The legs are pink and the bill is black in winter and yellow in summer; young birds have browner plumage than the adults. It is a...

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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.