Sind Sparrow

Scientific Name: Passer pyrrhonotus
Common Name: Sind Sparrow, Jungle Sparrow
Other Names: Sind Jungle Sparrow, Rufous-backed Sparrow

Identifying Features: house sparrow like but relatively smaller, brown eye patch, light brown underparts, dark brown feathers that are house sparrow like, often perching on shrubs

Fun Facts:

  • They are found in the region of Indus valley in South Asia. Hence, named Sind Sparrow.
  • It resembles the appearance of House Sparrow.


This image was clicked by Imran Shah – via Flickr.

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