Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Buntings, Sparrows, Seedeaters and Allies :: Zapata Sparrow

Zapata Sparrow Torreornis inexpectata

Described by: Barbour; Peters (1927)
Alternate common name(s): Cuban Sparrow
Old scientific name(s): None known by website authors


Cayo Coco, Cuba - Feb, 2009 © Richard Stern  Cayo Coco, Cuba - Feb, 2009 © Richard Stern 
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West Indies;
Three widely separated populations;
(1) Sw. Cuba in the Zapata Swamp.
(2) Coastal se. Cuba (e. Oriente Province) in the area around Guantanamo.
(3) Coastal forests of Cayo Coco off n. Cuba (n. Camaguey Province).


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Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.


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