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    • Common Starling
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    • Sturnus vulgaris
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    • Estornino pinto
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Recent observations

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What

Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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lungta

Date

January 15, 2005 11:58 AM CET

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What

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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lovelyamb

Date

December 28, 2014 12:48 PM PST

Description

Spotted eating in plant area outside cafe.

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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jmaughn

Date

January 26, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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tiwane

Date

January 25, 2015

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What

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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annikaml

Date

February 26, 2012 11:43 AM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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luranga

Date

January 24, 2015

Description

Spotted one up in a tree by my home.

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What

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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veljorunnel

Date

March 23, 2012

Place

palupõhja (Google, OSM)

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What

Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

lungta

Date

January 25, 2015 02:41 PM CET

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

speedy

Date

January 25, 2015

Place

Neuhof (Google, OSM)

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What

Common Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

speedy

Date

January 24, 2015

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What

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

tnewman

Date

January 19, 2015

Description

About 10 starlings seen perched in tree /feeding on lawn.

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What

european starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

treegrow

Date

December 18, 2014 04:16 PM EST

Description

European Starling, Sturnus vulgaris. Els Poblets, Alicante, Spain.

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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.