Passerella iliaca

species of bird
IOC Classification: DomainEukaryota • RegnumAnimalia • PhylumChordata • SubphylumVertebrata • InfraphylumGnathostomata • SuperclassisTetrapoda • ClassisAves • SuperordoNeognathae • OrdoPasseriformes • SubordoPasseri • InfraordoPasserida • SuperfamiliaPasseroidea • FamiliaEmberizidae • GenusPasserella • Species: Passerella iliaca (Merrem, 1786)
Wikispecies has an entry on:
  • EnglishFox Sparrow
  • Deutsch: Fuchsammer
  • français: Bruant fauve
  • 日本語: ゴマフスズメ
  • Note: This is usually considered the only living species in the genus Passerella, though some authors divide it into several species.

IUCN: LC IUCN 3 1.svg Passerella iliaca (Merrem, 1786) (Least Concern)



Passerella iliaca iliaca groupEdit

  • EnglishRed Fox Sparrow
Northern taiga forests of Canada & Alaska, wintering eastern USA

Passerella iliaca unalaschcensis groupEdit

  • EnglishSooty Fox Sparrow
Pacific coast from Aleutian Islands south to SW Canada, wintering west coast of USA

Passerella iliaca megarhyncha groupEdit

  • EnglishThick-billed Fox Sparrow
Cascade & Sierra Nevada mts., Oregon & California, USA, wintering SW California, USA