Perching

Lark Sparrow

Chondestes grammacus
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Length: 7 in. (17 cm )
This attractive sparrow often flocks in open grassy areas, shrubby fields and savannas. The Lark Sparrow feeds mostly on seeds, but it provides insects to the young. The nest is on the ground or in a low shrub or rock crevice and made of grass and twigs.

The four-digit banding code is LASP.

Female | Robert Shantz

Female | Robert Shantz


Agricultural

Grasslands

Riparian / River forest

Savanna

Shrubs
Bird Sound Type: Trilling
Sex of Bird: Male
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Bibliographic details:

  • Article: Lark Sparrow
  • Author(s): Dr. Biology
  • Publisher: Arizona State University School of Life Sciences Ask A Biologist
  • Site name: ASU - Ask A Biologist
  • Date published: July 13, 2017
  • Date accessed: December 10, 2018
  • Link: https://askabiologist.asu.edu/activities/bird/lark-sparrow

APA Style

Dr. Biology. (2017, July 13). Lark Sparrow. ASU - Ask A Biologist. Retrieved December 10, 2018 from https://askabiologist.asu.edu/activities/bird/lark-sparrow

American Psychological Association. For more info, see http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/10/

Chicago Manual of Style

Dr. Biology. "Lark Sparrow". ASU - Ask A Biologist. 13 July, 2017. https://askabiologist.asu.edu/activities/bird/lark-sparrow

MLA 2017 Style

Dr. Biology. "Lark Sparrow". ASU - Ask A Biologist. 13 Jul 2017. ASU - Ask A Biologist, Web. 10 Dec 2018. https://askabiologist.asu.edu/activities/bird/lark-sparrow

Modern Language Association, 7th Ed. For more info, see http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/08/
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