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Lincoln's Sparrow Bobolink or Savannah Sparrow?


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Hi Everyone.  Sparrows are exceptionally difficult for me.  I've narrowed this image down to three possibilities:

 

1) Female Bobolink

2) Lincoln's Sparrow

3) Savannah Sparrow

Region: Norther Illinois

Date: Yesterday

Habitat:  Bird-feeder.  foraging on the ground.  Mixed forest, ponds ponds and marshes

boblink-lincolns sparrow-savannah sparrow-.JPG

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Song seconded.

Female Bobolinks (which is a species of blackbird) are much yellower overall with a shorter tail, only a few streaks on the flanks, and they're usually seen in a different habitat (field, grasslands, etc.).

Lincoln's Sparrows have very thin streaking over a buffy wash on the breast and flanks, cleaner streaking on the back, and a blue-gray supercilium.

Savannah Sparrows are more of a tan color with brown cheeks, shorter tails, thinner pink beaks, and they normally have cleaner breast streaking.

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