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    • Passer domesticus
    • Passer domesticus domesticus
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    • House Sparrow
    • English sparrow
    • spatzie
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    • moineau domestique
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    • Haussperling
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    • Gorrión casero
    • agrarista
    • Gorrión común
    • Gorrión doméstico
    • Pardal
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    • pardal
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    • Pardal
    • Pardal-comum
    • Pardal-dos-telhados

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Recent observations

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What

house sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

mainebirder

Date

November 2, 2009

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No photos or sounds

What

House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

March 1, 2015

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No photos or sounds

What

house sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

tlim

Date

February 26, 2015 07:37 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

jmschlichte

Date

February 16, 2015 03:43 PM MST

Description

Outside child development center at UTEP. 1543. Male-male competition. Very noisy. Hid in rock crevices on the side of the Child Development Center Building. Females and males would perch at the top of the building for short periods of time. Males have a black “bib” that covers their eyes, throat, and top of their chest. Females are light brown and plain. Both sexes are small.

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No photos or sounds

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House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

khimmler

Date

March 1, 2015

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No photos or sounds

What

House sparrow Passer domesticus

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aranholt

Date

March 1, 2015

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No photos or sounds

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finrod

Date

March 1, 2015

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Square

What

House Sparrow Passer domesticus

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gyrrlfalcon

Date

March 1, 2015 12:12 PM EST

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Square

What

house sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

August 28, 2011 12:26 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

June 26, 2014 07:31 AM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

celticcail

Date

March 1, 2015

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Square

What

House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Observer

lungta

Date

March 1, 2015 11:29 AM CET
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Description from Wikipedia

The house sparrow (Passer domesticus) is a bird of the sparrow family Passeridae, found in most parts of the world. A small bird, it has a typical length of 16 cm (6.3 in) and a weight of 24–39.5 g (0.85–1.39 oz). Females and young birds are coloured pale brown and grey, and males have brighter black, white, and brown markings. One of about 25 species in the genus Passer, the house sparrow is native to most of Europe, the Mediterranean region,...

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Conservation Summary

    Source: BirdLife International (2011) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/07/2011.