Saxaul Sparrow

Passer ammodendri - Moineau des saxaouls

Moineau des saxaouls
♂ adult breeding
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Passéridés

  • Genus
    :

    Passer

  • Species
    :

    ammodendri

Descriptor

Gould, 1872

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 16 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : 25 à 32 g
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Saxaul Sparrow (Passer ammodendri) is a species of bird in the Passeridae family.

Subspecific information 3 Subspecies

  • Passer ammodendri ammodendri (s Kazakhstan and n Uzbekistan)
  • Passer ammodendri nigricans (e Kazakhstan to sw Mongolia and w China)
  • Passer ammodendri stoliczkae (wc China and s Mongolia)

Foreign names

  • Moineau des saxaouls,
  • Gorrión del saxaul,
  • Pardal-de-nuca-preta,
  • Saxaulsperling,
  • szakszaul veréb,
  • Saxaulmus,
  • Passera del saxaul,
  • Saxaulsparv,
  • Oasespurv,
  • vrabec saxaulový,
  • vrabec saxaulový,
  • Saxaulspurv,
  • keidasvarpunen,
  • pardal dels saxauls,
  • wróbel mongolski,
  • saksaulu zvirbulis,
  • Саксаульный воробей,
  • ノウウンスズメ,
  • 黑顶麻雀,
  • 黑頂麻雀,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Desert : Temperate

Geographic range

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