Date: 5/11/18 8:38 am
From: David Vick <or.naturalist...>
Subject: [COBOL] Fwd: [obol] Golden-crowned sparrow x White-throated sparrow hybrid in yard?
This is in response to Stacy's inquiry about her unusual Golden-crowned
Sparrow in Madras. As Darwin said, "There is variation within species".
Wonders never cease.

David Vick

---------- Forwarded message ---------
From: David Vick <or.naturalist...>
Date: Sun, Apr 29, 2018 at 4:31 PM
Subject: Re: [obol] Golden-crowned sparrow x White-throated sparrow hybrid
in yard?
To: <spoo3932...>

That is a very cool sparrow whatever it's parentage. Thanks for sharing.

David Vick

On Sun, Apr 29, 2018 at 10:26 AM Susan Sterne & Pete Kellers <
<spoo3932...> wrote:

> For the past few days, I've been observing two sparrows in my yard. One
> is a GCSP, the other looks a lot like a juvenile WTSP, except that it
> lacks a white throat and the yellow extends to its crown. I have posted
> the best photos we could get through our binoculars to eBird -
> It seems this hybrid isn't reported much, so this groups thoughts on
> what this bird is would be greatly appreciated! Thanks.
> Susan Sterne
> Portland, OR - Sunnyside neighborhood
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