Chestnut Sparrow
Passer eminibey
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The chestnut sparrow is an East African endemic. The left images of adults in or acquiring breeding plumage were taken in the Serengeti (upper, 9-08, courtesy of Fain Zimmerman; 2nd row, Serengeti, 12-07; 3rd row Engikaret, 10-12, courtesy ofValéry Schollaert ; left bottom, Gallapo, 9-09); the right upper bird is a juvenile (Morogoro, 10-03); the right 2nd row bird is subadult (Makame, 6-07); the right 3rd row bird was seen at Manyara Ranch, 11-10; the right lower image was taken in Tarangire NP in February 2008, courtesy of Karine Van der Vurst. Click the left 2nd row photo to see 8 enlargements including a juvenile.
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All unattributed images on this website are:
copyright © 2001-24 Ron Eggert or David Peterson
All other images are the property of the indicated photographers:
Bernd Gerlach, Fain Zimmerman, Karine Van der Vurst, Siegfried Woldhek
Valéry Schollaert, Mike Graham, Martin Goodey

Last Update this page: 3-19-21