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House Sparrow

Passer domesticus

Description:

Brown wings and white belly, about 16cm large.

Habitat:

Spotted in Manhattan, New York. The house sparrow is native to most of Europe, the Mediterranean Basin, and a large part of Asia. Its intentional or accidental introductions to many regions, including parts of Australasia, Africa, and the Americas, make it the most widely distributed wild bird. The house sparrow is strongly associated with human habitation, and can live in urban or rural settings.

Notes:

Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Passeriformes Family: Passeridae Genus: Passer Species: P. domesticus

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JordiPrats
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JordiPrats

New York, New York, USA

Lat: 40.74, Long: -73.97

Spotted on Mar 21, 2020
Submitted on Mar 22, 2020

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