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Sparrow, Java
Bird Info
Bird Info
Conservation status
Scientific Name:
Padda oryzivora
Africa, Asia, Atlantic Islands, Australasia, Australia, Caribbean, China, Colombia, East Africa, Global, India, Indian Ocean Islands, IndoChina, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Mauritius, Melanesia, Myanmar, Netherlands Antilles, PakistanIndiaBanghladesh, Philippines, Polynesia, Puerto Rico, Singapore, South America, Tanzania, Thailand, Venezuela, Vietnam Read more
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The global population is estimated to number c.2,500-9,999 individuals (Population estimate derived from analysis of recent records and surveys detailed in BirdLife International 2001). This estimate equates to 1,667-6,666 mature individuals, rounded here to 1,500-7,000 mature individuals. N ...
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The Java Sparrow, (Lonchura oryzivora) also known as Java Finch, Java Rice Sparrow or Java Rice Bird is a small passerine bird. This estrildid finch is a resident breeding bird in Java, Bali and Bawean in Indonesia. It is a popular cagebird, and has been introduced in a large number of other countries. Some taxonomsts place this and the Timor Sparrow in their own genus Padda. ...
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