chipping sparrow

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Related to chipping sparrow: fox sparrow, Lark Sparrow, swamp sparrow, vesper sparrow, American Tree Sparrow
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Synonyms for chipping sparrow

small North American finch common in urban areas

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1989) reported, shuttle displays were sometimes directed at other species, or toward leaves or twigs; shuttle displays were conducted within 3 cm of both a Chipping Sparrow and a Dusky Flycatcher, neither of which moved in response.
These included chipping sparrows, lark sparrows, and lazuli buntings selecting grassland habitats, Lucy's warblers and lark buntings selecting willow-riparian habitats, lazuli buntings selecting mesquite habitats, and Lucy's warblers selecting cottonwood-riparian habitats.
striata) P Northern Watcrthrush (Seiurus noveboracensis) 63 Wilson's Warbler (Wilsonia pusilla) 296 American Tree Sparrow (Spizella arborea) 564 Chipping Sparrow (S.
philadelphia NTM Common Yellowthroat Geothlypis trichas NTM Canada Warbler Wilsonia canadensis NTM Summer Tanager Piranga rubra NTM American Tree Sparrow Spizella arborea NAM Chipping Sparrow S.
I jotted down countless crows, flocks of American goldfinches, several brown thrashers, a few chipping sparrows, eastern bluebirds, doves, at least three species of woodpeckers, swallows, starlings, gray catbirds, phoebes, and 25 red-tailed hawks.
We saw a bald eagle, an osprey, a loon and ducks of various types, and because we were sitting relatively quietly, had chipping sparrows land surprising close to us.
And there was the tree that had dropped most of its leaves but was loaded with chipping sparrows.