Accentors prunellidae

Accentors

Range

Sparrow-like birds mostly found in the  mountainous regions of Europe and Asia.  They usually remain close to the ground.

Description

Inspite of their similarities, this bird family is unrelated to the  sparrows,   These small, inconspicuous birds have a streaked, brownish plumage and sharp, pointed bills.

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