Sparrow Prevost’s Ground (Melozone biarcuata) endemic – Mexico

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Sparrow Prevost’s Ground (Melozone biarcuata) endemic – Mexico

This was one of the most challenging of photos as the Provost’s Ground Sparrow lurks behind reeds and long grass. ¬†As a diagnostic photo one can discern the markings, especially the large white patch around the eye.

  • Species:Prevost's Ground Sparrow (Melozone biarcuata)
  • Bird Type:Adult - endemic
  • FamilyBuntings, New World Sparrows and Allies (Emberizidae)
  • Date Taken20160404
  • Location:Jaltenango road
  • Area:Towards Finka Prusia
  • Country:Mexico
  • Region:America Central
Photo File Ref: BCA09118a Sparrow Prevost's Ground E 3 Jaltenango road to Finka Prusia, Mexico Apr16 PH2_1277
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