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House Sparrow

Passer domesticus


Small finch sized bird, brown on top and light grey on the bottom with males having a black face-mask and females without it.


Near the thermal pits of Rotorua in a Maori village. Lived in groups of around 10 individuals together

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AshleyT 7 years ago
House Sparrow
Passer domesticus House Sparrow

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AshleyT 7 years ago

Glad to help :)

Brian Muñiz
Brian Muñiz 7 years ago

Thanks for the ID, sor just noticed, I was using my cellphone before, thanks again

AshleyT 7 years ago

The ones with the black "chins" are males, and the more plain looking ones are the females

Brian Muñiz
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Brian Muñiz

Rotorua, New Zealand

Spotted on Jun 23, 2010
Submitted on Dec 25, 2012

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