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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Pipit, American
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Pipit, American
-Anthus spinoletta (Linnaeus)


Adults: Upper parts greyish brown, the top of head and the back streaked with dusky; buffy-white superciliary line; wings dusky brown with buffy edging; tail mainly dusky brown, the outermost feather on each side largely white, with less white on the next, and on only the tip (if any white is present) of third from outside; under parts pinkish buff, the upper breast, sides, and flanks narrowly streaked with dusky. Legs blackish brown.

 


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