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Field Sparrow
Field Sparrow (Spizella pusilla arenacea) Two subspecies are recognized with both being mapped for Texas. The nominate is mapped for eastern Texas. Sexes similar. Photographed outside of Benbrook, southwest of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA. Fort Worth Prairie in the Cross Timbers and Prairies Vegetational Area at ca. 213 m (700 ft) elevation.
Habitat
Fort Worth Prairie in the Cross Timbers and Prairies Vegetational Area at ca. 213 m (700 ft) elevation.
Location
Outside of Benbrook, southwest of Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Date taken
November 1980
Scientific name
Spizella pusilla
Equipment used
Canon AE-1 with a Canon FD 400mm f/4.5 lens, 64 ASA film, shutter speed 1/250, f/4.5.
A nicely posed and detailed study of this sparrow.
 
The colors are so well shown with the background. Well done Stanley, this is such a pretty sparrow.

Vicki
 
A beautiful image of a charming little bird Stanley !!! Thanks for sharing.
 
Great capture and bird, Stanley; makes me wonder how many different "Sparrow" named species there are, I can think of at least 5 ;)
 
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Such a striking eye-ring... that must be very diagnostic for ID I'd think.

A lovely picture this one Stanley.
 
Beautiful capture of this cute sparrow Stanley!!! Lovely plumage pattern and colors....its eye is so well highlighted!!!
 

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