Order
Passeriformes
Family
Passerellidae
Genus
Spizella
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 - Field Sparrow
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Field Sparrow Spizella pusilla

Michael Carey, D. E. Burhans, and Douglas A. Nelson
Version: 2.0 — Published December 19, 2008

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Recommended Citation

Carey, M., D. E. Burhans, and D. A. Nelson (2008). Field Sparrow (Spizella pusilla), 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.103