Cracticus tibicen (Latham, 1801)

Australian Magpie

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The adult magpie is a fairly solid, sturdy bird ranging from 37 to 43 cm (14.5���17 in) in length with a 65���85 cm (26���33 in) wingspan, and weighing 220���350 g (8���12 oz). Its robust wedge-shaped bill is bluish-white bordered with black, with a small hook at the tip. The black legs are long and strong. ... source: Wikipedia

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