Seaside Sparrow

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Seaside Sparrow

Ammospiza maritima
  • ORDER: Passeriformes
  • FAMILY: Passerellidae
Basic Description

A drab sparrow with a short tail and a large bill, the Seaside Sparrow is a salt marsh specialist.

More ID Info
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Other Names
  • Chingolo Costero (Spanish)
  • Bruant maritime (French)
  • Cool Facts

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