Melospiza melodia (A Wilson, 1810)
Family: Passeriformes > Passerellidae
A common but very variable sparrow, that breeds extensively across North America. Song Sparrow is an extremely rare visitor to Britain, with almost all records in late April or early May.
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Status and Trends
Population size and trends and patterns of distribution based on BTO surveys and atlases with data collected by BTO volunteers.
Information about movement and migration based on online bird portals (e.g. BirdTrack), Ringing schemes and tracking studies.
Lifecycle and body size information about Song Sparrow, including statistics on nesting, eggs and lifespan based on BTO ringing and nest recording data.
Sample sizes are too small to report Productivity and Nesting statistics for this species.
Sample sizes are too small to report Biometrics for this species.
Feather measurements and photos on featherbase
|Field Codes||5-letter code: SONSP | Euring: 18350|
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