Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Buntings, Sparrows, Seedeaters and Allies :: Lincoln's Sparrow
Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
Described by: Audubon (1834)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Zonotrichia lincolnii
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RangeN. and w. North America;
(1) Canada from n. and c. Saskatchewan e. across c. Canada to c. Labrador, Nova Scotia, and Newfoundland s. in ne. Minnesota, n. Wisconsin, c. Michigan, n. New York, and c. New England.
Winters in sw. United States to s. Mexico and Guatemala s. to Panama the West Indies (Greater Antilles).
(2) W. and c. Alaska and w. Canada in c. Yukon, nw. and s. Mackenzie.
Winters in California.
(3) Nw. United States in the mounatins of c. California, wc. Nevada, ec. Arizona, and n. New Mexico.
Winters in Mexico, El Salvador and Guatemala s. to Panama.
Point Pelee National Park, Essex County, Ontario, Canada - May 11, 2002 Source: William Hull
Description: Bird is sitting on a branch.
No sounds are available for this species
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
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