Birds of Colombia

    PASSERIFORMES: Passerellidae (New World Sparrows)  
Genus: Ammodramus (3 species, 9 worldwide)


Yellow-browed Sparrow
Yellow-browed Sparrow (Ammodramus aurifrons) Male
Los Llanos, Venezuela  
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.

Common and usually seen on the ground.

Grassland Sparrow
Grassland Sparrow (Ammodramus humeralis humeralis)
Los Llanos, Venezuela
  Note yellow lore (but not yellow eye-brow), and white eye-ring, compared to the [Yellow-browed Sparrow].
   
Photograph by Tom Friedel   © All Rights Reserved.


Grasshopper Sparrow
Grasshopper Sparrow (Ammodramus savannarum bimaculatus)
Rio Chiquito, Bijagua, Costa Rica  
   
Photograph by Jorge Obando Gutierrez   © Copyrighted, All Rights Reserved.

A small sparrow.


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