Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Passeridae (Old World Sparrows, Snowfinches)  
Genus: Passer (1 species, 28 worldwide)


House Sparrow
House Sparrow (Passer domesticus) Male Introduced
Purmamarca, Argentina  
   

House Sparrow
House Sparrow (Passer domesticus) Female Introduced
Punta del Este, Uruguay  
   

The House Sparrow was introduced from Europe many decades ago, and has spread all over the Americas. Often seen in cities.


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