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..     BLACKBIRD (turdus merula).     ..

Photos taken at Clawbeg, Feb '05.

Size:-

Voice:-

Habitat:-

Status:-

Egg:-

Length: 24-25cm

Wingspan:34-39cm

Weight: 80-125g

 

Call: loud 'chink' or 'chack'

Song: fluting, varied, melodious

 

farmland, woodland, heathsand urban areas.

 

 

Widespread

Abundant

Green list

 

Rob Brown

29x22mm

N.B. EGG COLLECTING IS MURDER. IT IS IMMORAL AND IT IS AGAINST THE LAW.

Best time to see bird: it is a resident, so any time of the year.

Extra Info:-

Eggs:-

Lifespan:-

Population:-

No.:-

Incubation:-

Fledging:-

3-5

10-19 days

10-19 days

Season: from Mar  2 or 3 clutches

20 years

 

 

Breeding: 4.7 million pairs

Winter: 10-15 million

 

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