View full-size image
John Polo marked "Lincoln's Sparrow (Melospiza lincolnii)" as trusted on the "Melospiza lincolnii" page.
over 4 years ago
John Polo commented on an older version of Lincoln's Sparrow (Melospiza lincolnii):
This bird's scientific name is incorrect. The common name correctly identifies the pictured bird, Lincoln's Sparrow. The correct scientific name is Melospiza lincolnii.
John Polo commented on an older version of Lincoln's Sparrow (Melospiza georgiana):
This bird's common name is Lincoln's Sparrow, not Swamp Sparrow. The scientific name is correct. It is linked to the Swamp Sparrow account.
Some rights reserved
© Jeff Whitlock
Flickr: EOL Images
Average rating: 4.0 of 5
Become part of the EOL community—sign up for the EOL Newsletter today
Become part of the EOL community!
Join EOL now
Already a member?
Visit the Biodiversity Heritage Library