chipping sparrow


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Synonyms for chipping sparrow

small North American finch common in urban areas

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01 -- Sparrow Spizella arborea# Boreal Chickadee BOCH -- -- Poecile hudsonicus Blackpoll Warbler BPLW# -- -- Setophaga striata# Chipping Sparrow CHSP# 0.
Secondly, the depths of the haplotype trees differ by a factor of four ([ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1 OMITTED], Table 1), with the Canada goose showing the deepest splits, and the chipping sparrow the shallowest.
41 Cedar Waxwing Bombycilla cedrorum -- -- -- Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina 20 0.
1903-22 1965-87 Species (20) (23) Difference Killdeer 3-01 (20) 2-21 (21) -8 Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 3-26 (20) 3-29 (21) +3 Eastern Phoebe 3-17 (18) 3-22 (22) +5 Ruby-crowned Kinglet 3-28 (20) 4-07 (22) +10 Eastern Bluebird 2-23 (17) 2-24 (22) +1 Hermit Thrush 3-31 (18) 4-08 (21) +8 Brown Thrasher 3-27 (19) 3-25 (22) -2 Eastern Towhee 3-11 (20) 3-14 (22) +3 Chipping Sparrow 3-23 (20) 4-04 (20) +12 Field Sparrow 3-22 (20) 3-17 (22) -5 Vesper Sparrow 3-28 (19) 4-03 (20) +6 Fox Sparrow 3-01 (20) 3-11 (21) +10 Swamp Sparrow 3-19 (20) 3-22 (20) +3 Red-winged Blackbird 3-06 (19) 2-20 (22) -14 Eastern Meadowlark 2-26 (20) 2-13 (17) -13 Rusty Blackbird 3-08 (19) 3-02 (16) -6 Brown-headed Cowbird 3-11 (19) 3-11 (21) +0 Table 2.
we included the ash-throated flycatcher (Myiarchus cinerascens), western kingbird (Tyrannus verticalis), warbling vireo (Vireo gilvus), Lucy's warbler (Oreothlypis luciae), western tanager (Piranga ludoviciana), chipping sparrow (Spizella passerina), lark sparrow (Chondestes grammacus), lark bunting (Calamospiza melanocorys), black-headed grosbeak (Pheucticus melanocephalus), lazuli bunting (Passerina amoena), Bullock's oriole (Icterus bullockii), and lesser goldfinch (Carduelis psaltria).
Several sparrow species fit the bill: chipping sparrows, song sparrows and house sparrows.
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.
Chipping sparrows (Spizella passerina pinetorium) were found infrequently, always in small flocks (4-5 individuals) and only on pine trees, not descending to the ground.
Populations of other birds, such as chipping sparrows, decreased, the researchers report in the August CONSERVATION BIOLOGY.
They found many of the same species as did the Stausses, plus bluebirds, Oregon juncos, white-crowned sparrows, chipping sparrows, golden-crowned sparrows, black phoebes and Say's phoebes, Nuttall's woodpeckers, red-tailed hawks, ruby-crowned kinglets, a phainopepla, California thrashers, titmice, red-shafted flickers, a turkey vulture and others.