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Leistes militaris  Red-breasted blackbird,Sturnella militaris Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Leistes militaris

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  1. Leistes militaris, Red-Breasted Meadowlark is the new name for this species. Posted 5 months ago
    1. Name changed, thanks for reporting. Posted 5 months ago
  2. Lovely record !! Posted 5 months ago
    1. Thanks! Posted 5 months ago
  3. Fabulous shot Minor. Posted 5 months ago
    1. Thank you Paul! Posted 5 months ago

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The red-breasted meadowlark is a passerine bird in the New World family Icteridae. Despite its name and colouration, it is in the same genus as the meadowlarks, and is less closely related to the red-winged blackbird group. It is unrelated to the European blackbird, which is a thrush.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Minor Torres
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Uploaded May 11, 2020. Captured Jul 24, 2016 12:47.
  • Canon EOS 7D
  • f/7.1
  • 1/640s
  • ISO400
  • 300mm