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

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What

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

greglasley

Date

July 28, 2014

Description

perched on the tail section of an old wrecked airplane that is used as an advertisement for skydiving lessons at a small airfield.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

symonblake

Date

June 23, 2014 07:47 AM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

This years young

Photos / Sounds

Square

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

edwardgeorge

Date

March 18, 2013

Place

Yuma, AaZ (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

maractwin

Date

July 25, 2014 11:32 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

amandaandmike

Date

July 20, 2014 09:10 AM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

mareastra

Date

July 19, 2014 03:28 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

texasblonde

Date

July 18, 2014 12:19 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Square

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

uriahgardner

Date

July 19, 2014 07:06 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

justjohn

Date

July 18, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

justjohn

Date

July 18, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

jacob_roalef

Date

June 7, 2014

Description

KSU Bird Club Observation.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

European starling Sturnus vulgaris

Observer

simo

Date

July 13, 2014

Description

Seen at both beaches

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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.