Birdwatching in Wagga Wagga

Image — Common Blackbird

Common Blackbird (*Turdus merula), Male
Taken on Willans Hill, Wagga Wagga, September 28, 2009.

Common Blackbird (*Turdus merula), Female or Immature
Taken in Kooringal, Wagga Wagga, May 24, 2009.

The blackbird was introduced into Melbourne in 1850. It is now abundant throughout the south-eastern corner of the country. Note that only the adult male is black.


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