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Species profile—Passer domesticus (house sparrow)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Aves (birds) → Passeridae (Old World Sparrows) → Passer domesticus (house sparrow)

Photo of Passer domesticus (house sparrow) - Jones, K.,Ken Jones,2014

Sighting data

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Aves (birds)
Family
Passeridae (Old World Sparrows)
Scientific name
Passer domesticus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Common name
house sparrow
WildNet taxon ID
1360
Alternate name(s)
sparrow
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Introduced
Pest status
Feral Animal
Species environment
Terrestrial

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=1360

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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