Order
Passeriformes
Family
Passerellidae
Genus
Spizella
 
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Clay-colored Sparrow Spizella pallida

Todd A. Grant and Richard W. Knapton
Version: 2.0 — Published October 29, 2012

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Figure 1. Breeding and nonbreeding range of the Clay-colored Sparrow. - Range Map
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  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Breeding and nonbreeding range of the Clay-colored Sparrow.

This species migrates mainly through the Great Plains from the Rocky Mountains east to the Mississippi Valley, although fall migrants appear regularly in small numbers on both coasts.

Recommended Citation

Grant, T. A. and R. W. Knapton (2012). Clay-colored Sparrow (Spizella pallida), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (A. F. Poole, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bna.120