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Recent observations

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What

Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

November 25, 2014 01:58 PM PST

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No photos or sounds

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

dylancosgrave

Date

November 26, 2014 07:23 AM AEST

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No photos or sounds

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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brianw

Date

November 24, 2005

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Square

What

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

dwest

Date

November 24, 2014 08:57 AM PST

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No photos or sounds

Observer

finrod

Date

November 24, 2014

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What

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

connlindajo

Date

November 23, 2014 05:13 PM CST

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15668583618_8e8b51b866_s

What

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

bbunny

Date

November 16, 2014 04:51 PM PST

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15236455773_3927b3758f_s

What

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

bbunny

Date

November 21, 2014 04:47 PM PST

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What

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Date

November 22, 2014

Description

Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro. Laura Uribe. Grupo Vasconcelos ITSJR

Photos / Sounds

What

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

lungta

Date

November 21, 2014 11:46 AM CET

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No photos or sounds

Observer

finrod

Date

November 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

john_barkla

Date

November 17, 2014

Description

Found dead in a house and removed outside to photograph

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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.