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lufkin
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May 31, 2013 18:58 |  #1

Need some help with this bird ID

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May 31, 2013 19:10 |  #2

Was it taken in Madagascar?


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May 31, 2013 19:47 |  #3

Looks like a Brewer's Blackbird a bit.


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May 31, 2013 19:48 |  #4

Photo taken at the park in Truro , N.S




  
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May 31, 2013 20:05 |  #5

Sure looks like a Common Grackle.


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May 31, 2013 21:53 |  #6

In Nova Scotia it seems like your choices are Rusty Blackbird or Common Grackle. I don't see the two-tone color that I would expect for the Grackle, but that varies with light. A breeding plumage male Rusty Blackbird is all black with a bright yellow eye.

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