Red Fox Sparrow

Passerella iliaca - Bruant fauve

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Emberizidés

  • Genus
    :

    Passerella

  • Species
    :

    iliaca

Descriptor

Merrem, 1786

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 17 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 27 à 30 cm.
  • Weight
    : 27 à 49 g
Longevity

9 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Red Fox Sparrow (Passerella iliaca) is a species of bird in the Emberizidae family.

Subspecific information 2 Subspecies

  • Passerella iliaca zaboria (nw and c Alaska, w Canada)
  • Passerella iliaca iliaca (c and e Canada)

Foreign names

  • Bruant fauve,
  • Gorrión Rascador,
  • Tico-tico-raposino,
  • Fuchsammer,
  • vörhenyes verébsármány,
  • Roodstaartgors,
  • Passero volpino,
  • Rävsparv,
  • Revespurv,
  • strnádlik gaštanový,
  • strnadec liščí,
  • Rævespurv,
  • kettusirkku,
  • sit guineuer rogenc,
  • Tófutittlingur,
  • pasówka rudosterna,
  • rudastes zvirbulis,
  • lisičji vrabonad,
  • Пестрогрудая овсянка,
  • ゴマフスズメ,
  • 狐色雀鹀,
  • 狐色帶鵐,

Voice song and cries

Bruant fauve
adult

Habitat

Forest : Boreal, Temperate ; Shrubland : Boreal, Temperate

Geographic range

Illustration

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