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Bachman's Sparrow
Aimophila aestivalis

ADULT From west or northeast of range, has reddish brown and gray upperparts overall, colors align t… read more

Cassin's Sparrow
Aimophila cassinii

ADULT Has gray-brown upperparts overall; back feathers have pale margins with rufous centers and dar… read more

Rufous-crowned Sparrow
Aimophila ruficeps

ADULT Has grayish plumage overall, but back is streaked rufous brown and has rufous edges to inner f… read more

Baird's Sparrow
Ammodramus bairdii

Song is usually a sweet, rapid trill preceded by two or three thin tsip notes, and followed by a sub… read more

Saltmarsh Sharp-tailed Sparrow
Ammodramus caudacutus

5 1/2" (14 cm). The combination of dark cap, gray ear patch, bright orange-buff triangular area on t… read more

Henslow's Sparrow
Ammodramus henslowii

ADULT Has rich brown upperparts overall, but pale edges to back feathers align to create lengthways … read more

Le Conte's Sparrow
Ammodramus leconteii

ADULT Has warm buffy brown upperparts overall, but alignment of dark-centered, buff-edged back feath… read more

Seaside Sparrow
Ammodramus maritimus

ADULT "Atlantic coast" form has gray-brown plumage overall, with rufous on wings; white throat is bo… read more

Grasshopper Sparrow
Ammodramus savannarum

ADULT Has dark brown upperparts overall, but feathers on back and tertials, in particular, have rufo… read more

Sage Sparrow
Amphispiza belli

ADULT Pacific ssp. belli ("Bell's") has gray-brown back, rump, and tail, brown wings with buff feath… read more

Black-throated Sparrow
Amphispiza bilineata

ADULT Has mostly unmarked borwnish gray upperparts; flight feathers and tail are darkest. In flight,… read more

Olive Sparrow
Arremonops rufivirgatus

ADULT Has olive-green back, wings, and tail. Head is marked with dark brown eyestripe, broad pale su… read more

Lark Bunting
Calamospiza melanocorys

ADULT BREEDING MALE Has mostly black plumage, but with striking white patch (mostly the greater cove… read more

Lapland Longspur
Calcarius lapponicus

ADULT BREEDING MALE Has buff, brown, and black streaks on back, and brown wings with reddish brown g… read more

McCown's Longspur
Calcarius mccownii

ADULT BREEDING MALE Has buff and black streaks on back and gray-brown wings with a striking chestnut… read more

Chestnut-collared Longspur
Calcarius ornatus

ADULT BREEDING MALE Has black, brown, and buff stripes on back and brownish wings with two pale wing… read more

Smith's Longspur
Calcarius pictus

ADULT BREEDING MALE Has streaked brown back and brown wings with two white wing bars and white "shou… read more

Lark Sparrow
Chondestes grammacus

ADULT Has streaked, gray-brown back and brown wings with faint pale wing bars. Head is boldly patter… read more

Dark-eyed Junco
Junco hyemalis

All birds have white outer tail feathers and a dark eye. ADULT MALE "Slate-colored" has mostly slate… read more

Yellow-eyed Junco
Junco phaeonotus

ADULT Has reddish back and reddish on tertials and greater coverts. Upperparts are otherwise gray, w… read more

Swamp Sparrow
Melospiza georgiana

ADULT SUMMER Has streaked brown back and rufous wings and tail. Crown is rufous and face is gray ove… read more

Lincoln's Sparrow
Melospiza lincolnii

ADULT Has streaked brown back and reddish brown wings, with two indistinct pale wing bars, and reddi… read more

Song Sparrow
Melospiza melodia

ADULT Has streaked brown back, reddish brown wings and tail, and two pale wing bars. Crown is brown … read more

Savannah Sparrow
Passerculus sandwichensis

ADULT From most of range covered by this book is brown overall, with bold dark streaking on back. In… read more

Fox Sparrow
Passerella iliaca

ADULT Has gray and reddish back and wings, with two indistinct wing bars, and striking red and gray … read more

Abert's Towhee
Pipilo aberti

ADULT Has mostly sandy brown plumage with warm, pinkish flush to underparts and pinkish orange under… read more

Green-tailed Towhee
Pipilo chlorurus

ADULT Has olivegreen back, wings, and tail; yellow edges to wing feathers form a striking patch. Hea… read more

California Towhee
Pipilo crissalis

ADULT Brown overall, marginally darker above than below. Throat is yellow-buff and lightly streaked,… read more

Eastern Towhee
Pipilo erythrophthalmus

ADULT MALE Has blackish hood, upperparts, and tail, with white edges to tertials and flight feathers… read more

Canyon Towhee
Pipilo fuscus

ADULT Has sandy brown plumage overall, darker above than below. Note the reddish brown cap and large… read more

Spotted Towhee
Pipilo maculatus

ADULT MALE Has blackish hood, upperparts, and tail, with variable amounts of white on wings and back… read more

Snow Bunting
Plectrophenax nivalis

ADULT BREEDING MALE Has mainly white plumage, except for the black back, outer flight feathers, patc… read more

Vesper Sparrow
Pooecetes gramineus

ADULT Has brown, streaked back; mostly dark tail has white outer feathers (striking in flight). Wing… read more

American Tree Sparrow
Spizella arborea

ADULT Has dark-streaked rufous back and rufous wings with two pale wing bars. Face is gray overall, … read more

Black-chinned Sparrow
Spizella atrogularis

ADULT MALE BREEDING Has a streaked reddish brown back and reddish brown wings with two faint wing ba… read more

Brewer's Sparrow
Spizella breweri

ADULT BREEDING Has streaked gray-brown back and brown wings with two buff wing bars. Nape is gray in… read more

Clay-colored Sparrow
Spizella pallida

ADULT BREEDING Has heavily dark-streaked brown back and brown wings with two white wing bars; note t… read more

Chipping Sparrow
Spizella passerina

ADULT BREEDING Has dark-streaked buffy brown back and buffy brown wings with two whitish wing bars. … read more

Field Sparrow
Spizella pusilla

ADULT Has a dark-streaked reddish brown back and wings with two white wing bars. Face is gray overal… read more

White-throated Sparrow
Zonotrichia albicollis

ADULT Has dark-streaked brown back and reddish brown wings with two white wing bars; rump and tail a… read more

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