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Indian Blackbird Turdus simillimus bourdilloni   - Adult male
Indian Blackbird
Photographer : © Vishwatej Pawar
Location :Eravikulam National Park, Munnar, Kerala, India
Date : 23 September 2016
English synonyms:Eurasian Blackbird, Blackbird, Common Blackbird
Bird Family :Turdinae - Thrushes, Blackbirds & Shortwings
Red Data Status :Least Concern
Remarks :One lady at the cafeteria of Eravikulam NP regularly feeds pieces of cake to these birds. I saw Kerala Laughingthrush, Indian Blackbird & Malabar Whistling Thrush eating cake pieces. The Nilgiri Thrush though was more interested in turning leaves and eating worms. - VP