Black-throated Sparrow, Amphispiza bilineata


Black-throated Sparrow, 1/17/08, Palm Canyon, Anza Borrego Park, San Diego Co
This strikingly plumaged  sparrow with the beautiful tinkling song is one of the most characteristic birds of the Sonoran and Chihuahuan deserts of the southwestern United States and Mexico.


Black-throated Sparrow, 4/18/09, Pond at Elephant Head, Chino Canyon, AZ


Black-throated Sparrow, 1/16/08, Palm Canyon, Anza Borrego Park, San Diego Co


Black-throated Sparrow, 1/16/08, Palm Canyon, Anza Borrego Park, San Diego Co


Black-throated Sparrow, 1/9/05, Isla San Francisco, Baja California Sur, Mexico