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Webmaster Posted 01-Dec-2017 16:07
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On behalf of Clayton who sent in an email:-

As per attached photo. Seen on the island of Malta on 26th Nov, 2017.

Can anyone identify please

 
Mickc Posted 01-Dec-2017 16:52
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These look like juvenile Starlings, Clayton.  Youngsters are covered in a brown down when they fledge, which gradually moults during their first year leaving the familiar dark iridescent sheen that we are used to with adult Starlings.

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