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Black-browed zonotrichia, or black-browed bunting, a species of songbirds in the family Passerellidae, found in North America


Black-browed zonotrichia - Zonotrichia atricapilla

Song Sparrow, Foraging. Singing zonotrichia, feeding (polozov1874)

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Golden-crowned sparrow song (Zonotrichia atricapilla)

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Black-browed zonotrichia

The black-browed zonotrichia, or black-browed bunting, is a species of songbirds in the family Passerellidae that live in North America.

1. Description

The body length ranges from 15 to 18 cm.The wingspan is from 22 to 25 cm.The body weight varies from 22 to 35 g.

The only distinguishing feature is a yellow stripe on the top of the head during the mating season. On both sides, it is framed, respectively, by one dark stripe extending from the eyes to the back of the head. The back of the head and the rest of the head are gray. The upper beak is dark brown in color, the lower beak is slightly lighter and looks yellowish in some individuals. The eyes are brown. The lower part of the body is gray, the sides with a reddish tint. The undertail is white.

In winter plumage, the dark stripes that frame the yellow stripe at the crown are thinner and paler. Legs are pink-brown. Young birds are similar to adults, only the stripe on the top of the head is red.

There is a possibility of confusion, first of all, with the white-headed and northern zonotrichia. Both species, however, have pink beaks.

2. Dissemination

Nearctic species breeding in the Aleutian Islands and western Alaska. In the central region of Alaska, it is a rare species; in northern Alaska, it is found only as an exception. The area of ​​distribution extends from western Canada to British Columbia. The natural habitat of the species is thickets at the edge of the forest. It is a migratory bird that migrates to the west coast of the United States in winter.

3. Reproduction

During migration and winter, birds are sociable. In the nesting area, males protect the nesting site. Birds form monogamous pairs only during the breeding season.A nest of grass and small branches is built on trees, the base is laid out with grass and hair. Presumably, only the female conducts the construction. In clutch there are 3 to 4 eggs. They are light brown or pale green in color with reddish brown specks. The incubation period lasts from 11 to 13 days. Only female incubates clutch. Chicks become independent in 9 - 11 days. Sexual maturity occurs at the age of one year.