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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Sparrow, Field
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Sparrow, Field
-Spizella pusilla (Wilson)


Adults: Top of head, back and scapulars rusty brown, the back and scapulars streaked with blackish but head and neck not streaked; rump plain light-brown; wings with two whitish bars; tail dark brown with narrow grey edging; sides of head grey with pale eye-ring and touches of rusty behind eye and on ear coverts; under parts whitish with buffy wash across breast and on sides and flanks; bill reddish or pink; legs brownish-flesh colour.

 


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