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Vestal, NY, United States
I love to watch the variety of birds that congregate on the Sumac bushes in the fall… this starling is enjoying a smorgasbord of yummy berries for his breakfast.
Category 3: Fruit & Nectar Feeders
A Juvenile Starling dines on Staghorn Sumac berries… amazingly approximately 300 species of songbirds enjoy sumac in their diet.
Absolutely perfect timing! Beautiful action photo. 🙂
(This plant looks like American Pokeweed…(?) See: https://www.wildflower.org/plants/result.php?id_plant=PHAM4
Here is Staghorn Sumac: https://www.ag.ndsu.edu/trees/handbook/th-3-59.pdf)
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