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Is this a robin

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Old Thursday 5th April 2018, 23:29   #1
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Is this a robin

I have little more than average bird knowledge; I've been seeing this bird in my yard the last couple weeks. Is it a Robin?
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Old Thursday 5th April 2018, 23:46   #2
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It definitely looks to be a leucistic American Robin! What a find for you. You might want to share this with your local Audubon Society.

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Leucistic robin as KC says. Nice photo of a spectacular looking bird.
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