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Recent observations

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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nanorca13

Date

August 25, 2016 07:19 PM PDT

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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draposo79

Date

August 26, 2016 07:41 PM BST

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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avocat

Date

July 8, 2016 10:34 PM MST

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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sheliahargis

Date

August 19, 2016 07:32 PM CDT

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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auzzythebirdman

Date

August 25, 2016 06:07 PM MDT

Description

31 individuals in vicinity

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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rmorgan

Date

August 25, 2016 08:27 AM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

rmorgan

Date

August 12, 2016 08:30 AM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

Description

juvenile

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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dskidds

Date

August 25, 2016 11:37 AM EDT

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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mmcmasters

Date

August 12, 2016

Description

Juvenile?

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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rmorgan

Date

August 24, 2016 08:35 AM CDT

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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tnewman

Date

August 24, 2016

Description

3-4 mixed in a flock of Mourning doves perching on powerline.

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

lauragola

Date

August 23, 2016
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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 with a metallic sheen, 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...

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Conservation Summary

  • Portugal
    Pouco preocupante (lc) (Source: Livro Vermelho dos Vertebrados de Portugal)
    Pouco Preocupante
Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.
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