Mangoverde :: World Bird Guide :: Buntings, Sparrows, Seedeaters and Allies :: Swamp Sparrow
Swamp Sparrow Melospiza georgiana
Described by: Latham (1790)
Alternate common name(s): None known by website authors
Old scientific name(s): Zonotrichia georgiana
Select thumbnail to view larger image - Place cursor over image for image information
Select additional thumbnail page to view 7 more images.
Range(1) W. and c. Canada from ne. and ec. British Columbia, wc. and s. Mackenzie, n. and sc. Alberta, s. and c. Saskatchewan.
Winters in s. United States and ne. Mexico.
(2) Atlantic coast of ne. United States from New Jersey s. to Delaware, Maryland and ne. Virginia.
Winters in se. United States.
(3) Nc. and ne. United States from North Dakota, and South Dakota to e. Nebraska, n. Missouri, n. Illinois, n. Indiana, c. Ohio, se. West Virginia, and se. Canada to s. Labrador and Newfoundland.
Winters s. to s. Texas and Florida.
No videos are available for this species
Location unknown - Date unknown Source: USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Clements, James F. Birds of the World: A Checklist. Vista, CA: Ibis Publishing Company, 2000.
Comments/ErrorsPlease email with errors/comments on this page or to donate photos.
If there is no family list to the left, you may have arrived at this page from a direct link.
Please select "Mangoverde World Bird Guide" to view the entire bird site.