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Food of Five-striped Sparrows from Patagonia, Arizona (from Mills et al. 1980); data obtained by direct observation.
|Food Type||No. Obsv.||Percent Obsv.||No. Obsv.||Percent Obsv.|
|Insects from webs||2||4||0||–|
Song repertoires of 13 different male Five-striped Sparrows in Arizona. From Groschupf and Mills (1982).
|Total songs recorded||907||10–4,160||1,457|
|Different note complexes||22||5–55||17|
Length and mass of live, adult male Five-striped Sparrows from Arizona. Sample size of females too small to be included.
|Bill length (mm)||11.96||0.54||47|
|Wing length (mm)||72.51||2.23||37|
|Tail length (mm)||68.66||2.69||44|
|Tarsus length (mm)||21.08||0.43||46|
Numbers of male Five-striped Sparrows surveyed in late summer in different canyon locations of southeastern Arizona, 1977, 1978, 1990, 1991, and 1992. From Groschupf 1994.
|Tonto Canyon||12||4 (#)||6||8||7|