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    • Passerines
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Raven Corvus corax

Observer

karinakilldeer

Date

February 9, 2016

Description

my favorite corvid

Photos / Sounds

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What

Song Sparrow Melospiza melodia

Observer

karinakilldeer

Date

February 9, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

California Towhee Melozone crissalis

Observer

karinakilldeer

Date

February 9, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea

Observer

jaico

Date

January 31, 2016 12:59 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Social Flycatcher Myiozetetes similis

Observer

jaico

Date

January 31, 2016 12:19 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Western Bluebird Sialia mexicana

Observer

hoboannie

Date

January 30, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Yellow-rumped Warbler Setophaga coronata

Observer

joanseptembre

Date

February 8, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea

Observer

jaico

Date

January 30, 2016 12:32 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

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What

American Goldfinch Spinus tristis

Observer

hoboannie

Date

January 30, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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What

Western Meadowlark Sturnella neglecta

Observer

hoboannie

Date

January 30, 2016

Place

Salton Sea (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Shrike Lanius excubitor

Observer

hoboannie

Date

January 30, 2016

Place

Salton Sea (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Brewer's Blackbird Euphagus cyanocephalus

Observer

hoboannie

Date

January 30, 2016

Place

Salton Sea (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

A passerine is a bird of the order Passeriformes, which includes more than half of all bird species. Sometimes known as perching birds or, less accurately, as songbirds, the passerines form one of the most diverse terrestrial vertebrate orders; with over 5,000 identified species, it has roughly twice as many species as the largest of the mammal orders, the Rodentia. It contains more than 110 families, the second most of any order of vertebrates (after the...

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