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Spotless Starling; Estornino Negro

Sturnus unicolor

Description:

These birds have changed to their winter plumage so they are covered in small spots which will wear away again in a few months. The Starling, S. vulgaris, looks similar in winter but has larger arrowhead spots and a browner plumage.

Habitat:

Limestone outcrop in foothills of los Serranos mountains.

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Comunitat Valenciana, Spain

Spotted on Oct 13, 2016
Submitted on Oct 13, 2016

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