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American Pipit

Anthus rubescens ORDER: PASSERIFORMES FAMILY: MOTACILLIDAE

IUCN Conservation Status: Least Concern

The American Pipit is a small, slender, drab bird of open country. Although it appears similar to sparrows, it can be distinguished by its thin bill and its habit of bobbing its tail.

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