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I\'d of this Bird

Jammu, India

I'd of this Bird !
Jammu , jammu and kashmir India

Thumbnail by dushyantdhari
Northumberland, United Kingdom(Zone 9a)

House Sparrow

Resin

Koidu, Sierra Leone

I agree with sparrow but not the house sparrow. Is Passer domesticus native in India? I have seen them in Madagascar but that subspecies definitely looked different. The European variety also is not this yellow and the eyeline less pronounced. It could be a female widowbird too.

Northumberland, United Kingdom(Zone 9a)

Quote from Hillevandam :
I agree with sparrow but not the house sparrow. Is Passer domesticus native in India? I have seen them in Madagascar but that subspecies definitely looked different. The European variety also is not this yellow and the eyeline less pronounced. It could be a female widowbird too.


Yes, it is native in India; a different subspecies there Passer domesticus indicus, which is slightly paler than the widespread P. d. domesticus. I think the yellow is however just an effect of evening (or morning!) light with low sun.

Resin

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