Oriental Bird Images

Indian Blackbird Turdus simillimus nigropileus   - Male
Indian Blackbird
Photographer : © Praveen Joshi
Location :Bahiram Forest Range, Yavatmal District, Maharashtra, India
Date : 13 May 2019
English synonyms:Eurasian Blackbird, Blackbird, Common Blackbird
Bird Family :Turdinae - Thrushes, Blackbirds & Shortwings
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :
Taxonomic Notes :Species endemic to South Asia (India and Sri Lanka). Formerly considered conspecific with Eurasian (Common) Blackbird Turdus merula.