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tags: House Sparrow, Passer domesticus, birds, mystery bird, bird ID quiz [Mystery bird] House Sparrow, Passer domesticus, photographed in Arizona. [I will identify this bird for you tomorrow] Image: Richard Ditch, 3 June 2005 [larger view]. Date Time Original: 2005:03:06 17:34:01 Exposure Time: 1/30 F-Number: 8.00 ISO: 500 Please name at least one field mark…

tags: Blue House Sparrow, Passer domesticus, birds, blue feather color, plumage color, refraction Blue-colored Male House Sparrow, Passer domesticus, photographed in Sydney, Australia, April 2009. Image: Richard Shears, Daily Mail [larger view]. Some of you might remember the remarkable photographs of the blue-colored male house sparrow, Passer domesticus, that was photographed in a garden in…

tags: Blue House Sparrow, Passer domesticus, birds, blue feather color, plumage color, refraction Blue House Sparrow, Passer domesticus, photographed in Sydney, Australia. I contemplated giving this bird to you as the daily Mystery Bird, but decided that you’d all probably riot, so instead, I am going to identify this bird so we can discuss it.…

tags: House Sparrow, English Sparrow, Passer domesticus, birds, mystery bird, bird ID quiz [Mystery bird] House (English) Sparrow, Passer domesticus, photographed in Arizona. [I will identify this bird for you tomorrow] Image: Richard Ditch, 2006 [larger view]. Date Time Original: 2006:12:27 10:51:37 Exposure Time: 1/159 F-Number: 9.00 ISO: 400

The House Sparrow’s Complaint

tags: birds, House Sparrow, English Sparrow, Passer domesticus, ornithology, Image of the Day “Don’t think we’re ungrateful. We really do appreciate the free cold buffet but just once couldn’t you serve hot hors d’oeuvres?” Image: Bob Levy, author of Club George. [larger size].

English (House) Sparrow

tags: house sparrow, Passer domesticus, birds, Image of the Day House sparrow, Passer domesticus, which I usually refer to as an English Sparrow, in honor of where it originally came from. This is a young male that lives in Central Park, NYC. Image: Bob Levy, author of Club George. [larger view]. More below the fold;