Sind sparrow

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Sind sparrow
Sind Sparrow (Passer pyrrhonotus)- Male at Sultanpur I Picture 178.jpg
Scientific classification
Binomial name
Passer pyrrhonotus
Blyth, 1845

The Sind sparrow (Passer pyrrhonotus), also known as the Sind jungle sparrow, jungle sparrow, or rufous-backed sparrow, is a passerine bird of the Passeridae sparrow family.

It lives around the Indus valley region of Pakistan and parts of the Republic of India.[1] Within its Indus valley breeding range in Pakistan and western India, the Sind sparrow lives in wetland habitats with thorny scrub and tall grass.

It is also the provincial bird of Sindh province of Pakistan.

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