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Unknown spotting

Description:

Carolina wrens are small, but very vocal birds. They are most notable for their cinnamon colored plumage and a white stripe that runs along its head.

Habitat:

Forest lands, swamps, farms, and tree-filled human communities.



2 species ID suggestions

American Tree Sparrow
Spizella arborea American tree sparrow
House Sparrow
Passer domesticus Google

3 Comments

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ForestDragon
ForestDragon 4 years ago

House Sparrow, male, Passer domesticus: http://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/house...

maybe an american tree sparrow? at first it looked like a eurasian tree sparrow to me, but after learning your location, then maybe it's the ATS instead

mpvettch
mpvettch 4 years ago

This is not a wren it is a type of sparrow!

Houston, Texas, USA

Lat: 29.68, Long: -95.40

Spotted on May 29, 2014
Submitted on May 29, 2014

Spotted for mission

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