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Peucaea carpalis
Peucaea carpalis
Rufous-winged Sparrow
Photographer: Stephen Dowlan

ID: 0000 0000 0406 0984 (2006-04-16)

Copyright © 2006 Stephen Dowlan

  • date of photo  Apr 8, 2006
  • location   Agua Caliente Park in Tucson (Pima County, Arizona, US)
  • family Emberizidae
  • order Passeriformes
  • class Aves
  • habitat  Sonoran desert scrub in a city park
  • camera   Nikon D70 with Sigma 400mm APO macro lens
  • photo category: Animal - Bird

  • common names   Rufous-winged Sparrow
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    1. Reviewed by Kay Loughman    Aug 3, 2010

    Action: changed name from "Aimophila carpalis" to "Peucaea carpalis "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Genus has changed from Aimophila to Peucaea, per 51st Supplement to AOU Checklist, July 2010."

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