Spizella arborea

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Synonyms for Spizella arborea

finch common in winter in the northern U

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Other commonly detected species included the white-crowned sparrow (n = 51) and the American tree sparrow (n = 30; Table 1).
The plateau effect was the best supported model for the American tree sparrow (Fig.
Ring-necked pheasants, American tree sparrows, northern bobwhites, dark-eyed juncos and American goldfinches were the species most abundant and/or widely distributed on CRP fields.
American tree sparrows were abundant and widespread in both CRP and row-crop fields in our study.
When the endless winter night falls on the arctic tundra, millions of American tree sparrows, snow buntings and Lapland long-spurs depart for weedy, wind-swept fields across the northern tier of the lower 48 states.
Also, 59 horned larks; a record 1,366 black-capped chickadees; 25 brown creepers; 31 Carolina wrens, a new high; 48 golden-crowned kinglets; one ruby-crowned kinglet; 31 eastern bluebirds; two hermit thrushes; 2,255 American robins; one gray catbird; 23 northern mockingbirds; 2,760 European starlings; 175 cedar waxwings; two eastern towhees; 86 American tree sparrows; one chipping sparrow; one field sparrow; one savanna sparrow; 58 song sparrows; five swamp sparrows; 214 white-throated sparrows; 2,093 dark-eyed juncos; 13 snow buntings; 215 northern cardinals, a new record; 147 red-winged blackbirds, another record; one common grackle; 24 brown-headed cowbirds; 84 house finches; 449 American goldfinches; and 753 house sparrows.
Among the larger numbers recorded this year - along with the evening grosbeaks, pine grosbeaks and common redpolls - were 731 house sparrows, 689 rock (Dove) pigeons, 533 dark-eyed juncos, 508 cedar waxwings, 478 starlings, 462 American tree sparrows, 396 American crows, 383 tufted titmouse, 326 American goldfinches, 275 mourning doves, 252 snow buntings, 230 wild turkeys, 217 black-capped chickadees, 204 white-breasted nuthatches, 126 northern cardinals, 131 downy woodpeckers, 111 common ravens and 101 blue jays.
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