Botteri's Sparrow Identification

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Adult Description

  • Medium-sized sparrow.
  • Very plain overall.
  • Plain buff-gray breast and sides.
  • Streaked blackish gray or brownish gray upperparts.

Immature Description

Juvenile similar to adult, but with dark streaks on chest and back.
Relative Size

Relative Sizesparrow or smallersparrow-sized or smaller
  • Both Sexes
    • Length: 5.9-6.7 in (15-17 cm)
    • Weight: 0.6-0.9 oz (17-26 g)
    • Wingspan: 8.7 in (22 cm)