Spragues Pipit

Other Names: none

Distribution: Great Plains region of Canada and the United States, south through Mexico in winter.

Description:

Size: 16-18 cm in length.

Plumage: Generally sparrowlike and off-white, with a buff and black striped back, buff to brown cheeks, and white outer tail feathers. The legs are pink, the beak is brown, and the eyes are black.

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Spragues Pipit

Spragues Pipit

Bill Shape
all-purpose
Regions
alabama
alberta
arizona
arkansas
british columbia
california
colorado
florida
georgia
illinois
indiana
iowa
kansas
louisiana
manitoba
massachusetts
mexico
michigan
minnesota
mississippi
missouri
montana
nebraska
nevada
new jersey
new mexico
north carolina
north dakota
ohio
oklahoma
ontario
oregon
saskatchewan
south carolina
south dakota
tennessee
texas
virginia
wyoming
Tail Shape
pointed-tail
Wing Shape
tapered-wings
Habitat
Grasslands
Color
buff
brown
Body Shape
perching
Size
small
Order
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
wagtails, longclaws and pipits - motacillidae
Conservation Status
Vulnerable
Bird Species