SPECIES

Seaside Sparrow Ammospiza maritima Scientific name definitions

Jon S. Greenlaw, W. Gregory Shriver, and William Post
Version: 2.0 — Published July 1, 2022

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Adult (Gulf of Mexico)
© Benjamin Clock, Louisiana, United States, 20 Jun 2010
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Bird in its breeding habitat (subspecies maritima); Massachusetts, United States.
© Sam Zhang, Massachusetts, United States, 13 Jun 2021
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Bird in its breeding habitat (subspecies fisheri); Louisiana, United States.
© Benjamin Clock, Louisiana, United States, 20 Jun 2010
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Bird foraging on the ground.
© Gregory Griffith, Texas, United States, Dec 1994
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Bird foraging on the ground and eating an earthworm.
© Sam Zhang, Rhode Island, United States, 09 Jul 2020
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Juvenile vocalizing.
© Benjamin Clock, Louisiana, United States, 07 Jul 2010
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Bird singing (subspecies maritima).
© Daniel S., Delaware, United States, 20 Jun 2020
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Bird singing (subspecies maritima).
© Sam Zhang, Massachusetts, United States, 15 May 2020
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Bird singing from exposed perch.
© Benjamin Clock, Louisiana, United States, 20 Jun 2010
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Bird flying over the vegetation.
© Larry Arbanas, Texas, United States,
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Bird preening.
© Benjamin Clock, Louisiana, United States, 20 Jun 2010
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Singing is an important activity during breeding season.
© Timothy Barksdale, Delaware, United States, May 1998

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Recommended Citation

Greenlaw, J. S., W. G. Shriver, and W. Post (2022). Seaside Sparrow (Ammospiza maritima), version 2.0. In Birds of the World (P. G. Rodewald and B. K. Keeney, Editors). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA. https://doi.org/10.2173/bow.seaspa.02