Saffron-billed sparrow

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Saffron-billed sparrow
Arremon flavirostris -Piraju, Sao Paulo, Brazil-8.jpg
In Piraju, São Paulo, Brazil
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Passerellidae
Genus: Arremon
A. flavirostris
Binomial name
Arremon flavirostris
Swainson, 1838

The saffron-billed sparrow (Arremon flavirostris) is a species of bird in the family Emberizidae found in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, and Paraguay.[2] Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests and subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.


  1. ^ BirdLife International (2012). "Arremon flavirostris". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 26 November 2013.
  2. ^ Distribution

Further reading[edit]

  • Auer, Sonya K.; Bassar, Ronald D.; Fontaine, Joseph J. & Martin, Thomas E. (2007): Breeding biology of passerines in a subtropical montane forest in Northwestern Argentina. The Condor 109(2): 321-333 [English with Spanish abstract]. DOI:10.1650/0010-5422(2007)109[321:BBOPIA]2.0.CO;2 PDF fulltext