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  Java Sparrow (Lonchura oryzivora)

Java Sparrow | Lonchura oryzivora photo
Java Sparrow

Image by eye of einstein / Alan L - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

JAVA SPARROW FACTS

distribution map showing range of Lonchura oryzivora in Australia

Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License




Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Passeriformes
Family:Estrildidae
Genus:Lonchura
Species:oryzivora
Common Name:Java Sparrow

Relatives in same Genus
  Chestnut-breasted Mannikin (L. castaneothorax)
  Nutmeg Munia (L. punctulata)