Order
Passeriformes
Family
Passeridae
Genus
Passer
 
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House Sparrow Passer domesticus

Peter E. Lowther and Calvin L. Cink
Version: 2.0 — Published February 1, 2006

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Figure 1. Distribution of the House Sparrow in N. America. - Range Map
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  • Year-round
  • Migration
  • Breeding
  • Non-Breeding
Figure 1. Distribution of the House Sparrow in N. America.

Based on AOU (1983), Godfrey (1986), and Thurber (1986). Densities from Breeding Bird Survey (BBS) and Christmas Bird Count (CBC) data (Summers-Smith 1988). No data available for areas south of U.S.

Recommended Citation

Lowther, P. E. and C. L. Cink (2006). House Sparrow (Passer domesticus), 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.12