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Turdus merula - mierla neagra.


Turdus merula - mierla neagra.
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Copyright: birloncea cosmin (cozmon) Silver Note Writer [C: 0 W: 0 N: 80] (611)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-12-26
Categories: Birds
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/250 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2014-01-01 1:30
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The Common Blackbird (Turdus merula) is a species of true thrush. It is also called Eurasian Blackbird (especially in North America, to distinguish it from the unrelated New World blackbirds),[2] or simply Blackbird, where this does not lead to confusion with a similar-looking local species. It breeds in Europe, Asia, and North Africa, and has been introduced to Australia (where it is considered a pest) and New Zealand. It has a number of subspecies across its large range; a few of the Asian subspecies are sometimes considered to be full species. Depending on latitude, the Common Blackbird may be resident, partially migratory or fully migratory.

The male of the nominate subspecies, which is found throughout most of Europe, is all black except for a yellow eye-ring and bill and has a rich melodious song; the adult female and juvenile have mainly dark brown plumage. This species breeds in woods and gardens, building a neat, mud-lined, cup-shaped nest. It is omnivorous, eating a wide range of insects, earthworms, berries, and fruits.

Both sexes are territorial on the breeding grounds, with distinctive threat displays, but are more gregarious during migration and in wintering areas. Pairs will stay in their territory throughout the year where the climate is sufficiently temperate. This common and conspicuous species has given rise to a number of literary and cultural references, frequently related to its song

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Hello Birloncia,
Wish you Happy New Year.Wish all world will be in peace.
Beautiful picture of this common Black Bird.Very good sharpness with nice colour and POV.
Thanks for sharing,
Regards and have a nice time,
Srikumar

LA MULTI ANI SI NUMAI BUCURII IN 2014!!!
Detalii impecabile si culori naturale frumoase.
Marius.

Hello Birloncia
照的清晰 很漂亮的鳥
藍色的顏色很漂亮
光線亮麗 整體可以看出羽毛的花紋和它的層次感美
眼睛像寶石一樣的明亮
構圖美麗 背景深遂
謝謝分享
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