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Passer - Old World Sparrows

Order: Passeriformes
Family: Passeridae
Genus: Passer - Latin for "sparrow"

Species on page - 3 out of around 27 species

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House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)
+ Cape sparrow (Passer melanurus)
+ Eurasian Tree Sparrow (Passer montanus)

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House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)

Sunnyvale Bay Trail

House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)
Family: Passeridae (Old World Sparrows)
Sunnyvale Bay Trail
May 6, 2019
Canon 7Dmark2

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Cape sparrow (Passer melanurus)

"Black-tail"

Cape sparrow (Passer melanurus)
Family: Passeridae - Old World sparrows

Order: Passeriformes
Deadvlei, Namibia
January 16, 2016
Canon 7Dmark2
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Passerine

Cape sparrow (Passer melanurus) aka mossie
Order: Passeriformes
Swakopmund, Namibia
January 14, 2016
Canon 7Dmark2
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Eurasian Tree Sparrow (Passer montanus)

Old World

china 2017

Eurasian Tree Sparrow (Passer montanus)
Family: Passeridae
Beijing

May 5, 2017
Canon 7Dmark2

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Other Passeriformes

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+ Brewer's blackbirds

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Modified: May 8, 2019
Created: April 7, 2016 (from sparrowweaver.html)
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