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Nilgiri Pipit This Pipit snap was captured in Madivala Lake in Bangalore Geotagged,House sparrow,India,Passer domesticus Click/tap to enlarge

Nilgiri Pipit

This Pipit snap was captured in Madivala Lake in Bangalore

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  1. Sorry, but this is a house sparrow. Notice the grey, unstreaked cap and stubby bill.
    Posted 3 years ago

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The house sparrow is a bird of the sparrow family Passeridae, found in most parts of the world. A small bird, it has a typical length of 16 cm and a weight of 24–39.5 g . Females and young birds are coloured pale brown and grey, and males have brighter black, white, and brown markings. One of about 25 species in the genus ''Passer'', the house sparrow is native to most of Europe, the Mediterranean region, and much of Asia. Its intentional or accidental introductions to many regions, including.. more

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Thibaud Aronson
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Uploaded Nov 24, 2013. Captured Oct 1, 2007 22:36 in 24/1, Vittal Mallya Road, KG Halli, Shanthala Nagar, Ashok Nagar, Bangalore, Karnataka 560001, India.
  • Canon PowerShot S5 IS
  • f/3.5
  • 1/403s
  • ISO200
  • 72mm