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  Plain-backed Sparrow (male)

 

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An adult male Plain-backed Sparrow, perching in a tree in Kanchanaburi province.

 

This roughly 14 centimeters tall sparrow has yellowish underparts and rufous-chestnut upperparts.

 

  Plain-backed Sparrow (male)

 

  Plain-backed Sparrow (male)

 

In addition, it has a distinctive black throat patch, as well as black wing streaks, a black bill, tail tip and black lores. See also List of Thai Animal Names.

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See also WILDLIFE PICTURES.