The russet sparrow (Passer rutilans), also called the cinnamon or cinnamon tree sparrow, is a passerine bird of the sparrow family Passeridae. A chunky little seed-eating bird with a thick bill, it has a body length of 14 to 15 cm (5.5–5.9 in). Its plumage is mainly warm rufous above and grey below. It exhibits sexual dimorphism, with the plumage of both sexes patterned similarly to that of the corresponding sex of house sparrow.

The russet sparrow (Passer rutilans), also called the cinnamon or cinnamon tree sparrow, is a passerine bird of the sparrow family Passeridae. A chunky little seed-eating bird with a thick bill, it has a body length of 14 to 15 cm (5.5–5.9 in). Its plumage is mainly warm rufous above and grey below. It exhibits sexual dimorphism, with the plumage of both sexes patterned similarly to that of the corresponding sex of house sparrow.

"Shy to the point of being self-effacing, hawfinch is a cracker. Large-headed and strong-billed, with a staring eye, a plumage of pastels offset by striking black and white patches, and – on the male – a ruffle adorning iridescent wings, the hawfinch has it all." 52 Wildlife Weekends www.bradtguides.com

"Shy to the point of being self-effacing, hawfinch is a cracker. Large-headed and strong-billed, with a staring eye, a plumage of pastels offset by striking black and white patches, and – on the male – a ruffle adorning iridescent wings, the hawfinch has it all." 52 Wildlife Weekends www.bradtguides.com

Arabian Golden Sparrow (Passer euchlorus)

Arabian Golden Sparrow (Passer euchlorus)

Black-headed Canary (Serinus alario) at Tankwa National Park, South Africa - photo by Warwick Tarboton

Black-headed Canary (Serinus alario) at Tankwa National Park, South Africa - photo by Warwick Tarboton

Chaffinch by M S

Abandoned 07 Throw Pillow for Sale by Dora Hathazi Mendes

Ethiopian/ Abyssinia Siskin, Serinus nigriceps: endemic to Ethiopia Abessziniát csíz  Etiópia

Ethiopian/ Abyssinia Siskin, Serinus nigriceps: endemic to Ethiopia Abessziniát csíz Etiópia

The Green Avadavat or Green Munia (Amandava formosa) is a species of Estrildid finch. They are endemic to the Indian subcontinent.

The Green Avadavat or Green Munia (Amandava formosa) is a species of Estrildid finch. They are endemic to the Indian subcontinent.

Common Linnet (Carduelis cannabina). A small migratory breeder of Europe, Asia and north Africa. Its scientific name came from  its fondness for cannabis seeds. photo: Paco Ruiz.

Common Linnet (Carduelis cannabina). A small migratory breeder of Europe, Asia and north Africa. Its scientific name came from its fondness for cannabis seeds. photo: Paco Ruiz.

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