Five-striped Sparrow

Amphispiza quinquestriata



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Figure 1. Year-round range of the Five-striped Sparrow.
Figure 2. Annual cycle of breeding and molt of the Five-striped Sparrow.

Thick lines equal peak activity, thin lines off peak activity.

Figure 3. Vocalizations of the Five-striped Sparrow, Arizona.

Male vocalizations. Vocalizations "c" and "d" are from the same bird.

Figure 4. Examples of Five-striped Sparrow Pair Bond calls.

Males within and between canyons have unique calls.

Figure 5. Five-striped Sparrow at its nest. By Kenn Kaufman.

Once young are 4-5 days old, both parents feed nestlings.

Recommended Citation

Groschupf, K. D. (2019). Five-striped Sparrow (Amphispiza quinquestriata), version 2.0. In The Birds of North America (P. G. Rodewald, Editor). Cornell Lab of Ornithology, Ithaca, NY, USA.