I can't tell if this is a male or female Starling! I googled but got conflicting results. They have become a daily visitor for suet and mealworms, and I tend to name my resident nestees and regular guests so I would really like to know. Thanks in advance!
Hi L.J. It's a male Starling. During the breeding season they have a blue tinge at the base of their bills as in your photo. The females have a pink tinge which is quite a handy way of distinguishing between them. Not just as clear during non-breeding times where the colours tend to fade a bit.
EDIT: Cross post with Robbo
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