December 5 2011

Sparrows


Pretty Coloration

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Common Sparrows have some unique colorations

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2 Responses to “Sparrows”

  1. Z from Chicago says:

    The lack of pigmentation in birds is called “leucism.” From here:

    http://projectfeederwatch.wordpress.com/2011/12/06/plumage-abnormalities-result-in-stunning-birds/

    which was a link I got from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology’s facebook page.

  2. Pootie says:

    Looks like a grandfatherly bird. He’s cute, though.

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