Savanna sparrow

Related to Savanna sparrow: White throated sparrow
(Zool.) an American sparrow (Ammodramus sandwichensis or Passerculus savanna) of which several varieties are found on grassy plains from Alaska to the Eastern United States.

See also: Savanna

References in periodicals archive ?
Other State and federally listed species that will benefit from these efforts include the western snowy plover (Charadrius alexandrinus nivosus), Belding's savanna sparrow (Passerculus sandwichensis), and salt marsh bird's beak (Cordylanthus maritimus ssp.
In central North America, savanna sparrows (Passerculus sandwichensis) would compete with grasshopper sparrows for singing perches and respond aggressively to playbacks of their songs (pers.