Lark sparrow

(redirected from Chondestes grammacus)
(Zool.) a sparrow (Chondestes grammacus), found in the Mississippi Valley and the Western United States.

See also: Lark

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pictus (Swainson), Smith's I R longspur Chondestes grammacus (Say), lark I R sparrow Junco hyemalis (Linnaeus), dark- I A eyed junco Melospiza georgiana (Latham), swam I O sparrow M.
Species Latin name of nests parasitized White-eyed Vireo Vireo griseus 50 26 Blue-gray Gnatcatcher Polioptila caerulea 22 10 Northern Cardinal Cardinalis cardinalis 124 11 Painted Bunting Passerina ciris 37 22 Lark Sparrow Chondestes grammacus 20 1 Distance from Turbine (m) No.
2007) in WCSP (bobolink, Dolichonyx oryzivorus, n = 16), two in commercial sunflower (bobolink, n = 31; northern harrier, Circus cyaneus, n = 1) and two in non-sunflower crop fields (Franklin's gull, Larus pipixcan, n = 1; lark sparrow, Chondestes grammacus, n = 10) during point counts.