Blackbird   Male
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Taken at Dalziel Park on 20th January 2018 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.




 



Taken at Doonfoot on 30th April 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm lens.
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T
aken at Holy Isle on 3rd April 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Nikon 600 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Haddington on 29th January 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Female
Taken at Baron's Haugh on 1st December 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.

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Female
Taken at
Lochwinnoch on 22nd January 2016 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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Juvenile
Taken at Baron's Haugh on 2nd December 2014 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens.
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At Lunch
Taken at Lindisfarne
on 11th May 2018 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Doonfoot on 30th April 2017 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm lens.
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 Blackbird.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Local Names:
Turdus merula.
Passeriformes.
Turdidae.
Blackie
.

Site Of Nest:
Materials Used:
Food:

Plumage:


Length:
Mainly Bushes.
Grass and twigs, bound together with mud.
Omnivorous, eating a wide range of insects, earthworms,
seeds and berries.
Adult males are all black except for a yellow eye-ring and bill.
Both adult female and juvenile birds have brown plumage,but the juvenile male retains the yellow eye ring.

23.5 to 29 cm.
Voice: