White-crowned Sparrow

Zonotrichia leucophrys - Bruant à couronne blanche

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Passeriformes

  • Family
    :

    Emberizidés

  • Genus
    :

    Zonotrichia

  • Species
    :

    leucophrys

Descriptor

Forster, JR, 1772

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 18 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 21 à 24 cm.
  • Weight
    : 25 à 28 g
Longevity

13 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys) is a species of bird in the Emberizidae family.

Subspecific information 5 Subspecies

  • Zonotrichia leucophrys gambelii (Alaska and w Canada)
  • Zonotrichia leucophrys nuttalli (wc California. w USA.)
  • Zonotrichia leucophrys pugetensis (sw Canada and nw USA)
  • Zonotrichia leucophrys oriantha (inland sw Canada and w USA)
  • Zonotrichia leucophrys leucophrys (c and e Canada)

Foreign names

  • Bruant à couronne blanche,
  • Gorrión Coroniblanco,
  • Escrevedeira-de-testa-branca,
  • Dachsammer,
  • koronás verébsármány,
  • Witkruingors,
  • Passero capobianco,
  • Vitkronad sparv,
  • Hvitkronespurv,
  • strnádlik jazvečí,
  • strnadec bělokorunkatý,
  • Hvidkronet Spurv,
  • juovapääsirkku,
  • sit de coroneta blanca,
  • Kúftittlingur,
  • pasówka białobrewa,
  • baltgalvas zvirbulis,
  • vrabonad,
  • Белобровая зонотрихия,
  • ミヤマシトド,
  • 白冠带鹀,
  • 白冠帶鵐,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Forest : Boreal, Temperate ; Shrubland : Boreal, Temperate ; Grassland : Tundra ; Wetlands (inland) : Permanent Rivers/Streams/Creeks (includes waterfalls) ; Artificial/Terrestrial : Rural Gardens, Urban Areas

Geographic range

Illustration

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