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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 one month ago
    1. Name changed, thanks for reporting. Posted one month ago
  2. Lovely record !! Posted one month ago
    1. Thanks! Posted one month ago
  3. Fabulous shot Minor. Posted one month ago
    1. Thank you Paul! Posted one month 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