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

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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maractwin

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August 24, 2014 11:08 AM EDT

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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gyrrlfalcon

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August 24, 2014

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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martingrimm

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August 24, 2014 03:21 PM CEST

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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dweeks

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April 10, 2011 09:51 AM EDT

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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taogirl

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August 16, 2014

Description

thinking this is an immature Starling

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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maractwin

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August 20, 2014 10:38 AM EDT

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Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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anudibranchmom

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August 19, 2014 12:08 PM PDT

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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gyrrlfalcon

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August 18, 2014 03:30 PM PDT

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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sea-kangaroo

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January 11, 2014 07:08 PM NZDT

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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sara4

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August 10, 2014

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European Starling Sturnus vulgaris

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flozanor

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April 22, 2007 08:42 AM CDT

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European starling Sturnus vulgaris

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kueda

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August 13, 2014 08:37 AM PDT
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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.