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Tree Sparrow

Passer montanus dilutus (Richmond, 1896)

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subspecies dilutus

Middle Syrdaria river, Kyzylorda area
© Askar Isabekov


The upper parts and the crown are lighter; the black streaks on the mantle are narrower than on montanus.


Breeds in the southern half of Kazakhstan in north roughly to 48-49 parallel. Regularly in a little number migrates on Chokpak Pass, where it was caught on March 3 - May 23 on spring migration, and on September 16 - October 26 on autumn one.


"Птицы Казахстана" том 5. "Наука". Алма-Ата, 1974. Э.И.Гаврилов. "Фауна и распространение птиц Казахстана". Алматы, 1999. Gavrilov E. I., Gavrilov A. E. "The Birds of Kazakhstan". Almaty, 2005. А.Ф.Ковшарь "Певчие птицы". Алма-Ата, "Кайнар", 1983.


relative taxons

Passer montanus
(Linnaeus, 1758)
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Passer montanus montanus
(Linnaeus, 1758)
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Passer montanus pallidus
(Zarudny, 1904)
Passer montanus zaissanensis
(Polyakov, 1911)
Passer montanus gobiensis
(Stachanov, 1933)

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