Female Blackbird in Black and White. - The males live up to their name but, confusingly, females are brown often with spots and streaks on their breasts. The bright orange-yellow beak and eye-ring make adult male blackbirds one of the most striking garden birds. One of the most common UK birds, its mellow song is also a favourite. https://www.rspb.org.uk/birds-and-wildlife/wildlife-guides/bird-a-z/blackbird/
Eurasian Blackbird, Turdus merula, is a species of true thrush. It is not related to the New World blackbirds. It breeds in Europe/ Asia/ North Africa, and has been introduced to Australia & New Zealand
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