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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.

Similar species: Passerines
Species identified by Scott Staley
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By Scott Staley

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Uploaded Oct 31, 2012. Captured Jul 4, 2012 12:13.
  • NIKON D5100
  • f/8.0
  • 1/60s
  • ISO100
  • 55mm