Southern Grey-headed Sparrow

Passer diffusus - Moineau sud-africain

Moineau sud-africain
adult
Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Passéridés

  • Genus
    :

    Passer

  • Species
    :

    diffusus

Descriptor

Smith, A, 1836

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 16 cm
  • Wingspan
    : -
  • Weight
    : -
Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Southern Grey-headed Sparrow (Passer diffusus) is a species of bird in the Passeridae family.

Subspecific information 4 Subspecies

  • Passer diffusus luangwae (e Zambia)
  • Passer diffusus mosambicus (se Zambia and n Mozambique)
  • Passer diffusus diffusus (Angola and Namibia to w Zimbabwe and n South Africa)
  • Passer diffusus stygiceps (n Zimbabwe and s Malawi to s Mozambique and e South Africa)

Foreign names

  • Moineau sud-africain,
  • Gorrión sudafricano,
  • Pardal-de-cabeça-cinzenta-meridional,
  • Damarasperling,
  • Mozambique-mus,
  • Passera testagrigia meridionale,
  • Angolasparv,
  • Kraalspurv,
  • vrabec obratníkový,
  • vrabec jihoafrický,
  • Angolaspurv,
  • eteläntuhkavarpunen,
  • Gryskopmossie,
  • pardal sud-africà,
  • wróbel blady,
  • Южный сероголовый воробей,
  • ミナミハイガシラスズメ,
  • 南非灰头麻雀,
  • 南非灰頭麻雀,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Savanna : Dry ; Shrubland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Grassland : Subtropical/Tropical Dry ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Rural Gardens, Urban Areas

Geographic range

Other sources of interest

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