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European Starling (English Starling) (Common Starling)

Scientific name: Sturnus vulgaris

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European Starling standing on a branch in a tree

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

Right Profile - European Starling bird on a branch in a tree

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

European Starling bird standing on a tree branch looking behind it

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

European Starling bird standing on a tree branch with its eyes closed

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

Back side picture of European Starling bird

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

Back side picture of European Starling bird standing on a tree branch

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

Back side picture of European Starling bird with its eyes closed

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

European Starling Bird flying with a piece of hay in its mouth

European Starling flying with a piece of hay, working on building its nest.

European Starling Bird standing in the grass with a leaf in its mouth

European Starling looking for suitable material to build its nest—seen here with a dried-up leaf in its mouth.

European Starlng Bird standing on branch grabbing at a leaf

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

Back view of European Starling Bird reaching for a leaf

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

European Starling Bird standing on a branch with its head turned 90 degrees to the right

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

European Starling Bird with its wings flapping

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

European Starling Bird standing on a tree stump leaning against the base of another tree

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

European Starling Bird standing in front of a huge tree

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

European Starling Bird standing in front of a huge tree on a small branch

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

European Starling Bird standing in front of a huge tree on a small branch looking to the left

European Starling spotted in northeastern Pennsylvania.

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