[CT Birds] Comments on Sparrow

Comins, Patrick PCOMINS at audubon.org
Sun Nov 27 14:12:38 EST 2016


Yeah, I agree and actually find this aberration to be not that uncommon, especially in the local nesters.  Can cause some excitement when you briefly think you have a vesper.

Patrick Comins, Meriden

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> On Nov 26, 2016, at 10:11 PM, Griffin Richards via CTBirds <ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org> wrote:
> 
> Hi all,
> 
> Looking for comments on this sparrow seen at Hammonasset yesterday evening, which I believe is a Savannah Sparrow with some aberrant white feathers. 
> Photos are attached to this eBird checklist: https://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S32739730 <https://ebird.org/ebird/view/checklist/S32739730>
> 
> I assume these are a result of some pigment issue?
> 
> Thanks!
> Griffin
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