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Joanne Hillegass

Bethlehem, PA, United States

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Female house sparrow with white wingtips. No other house sparrows had this coloring.

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Female House Sparrow

female house sparrow with white wing tips

One reply on “Female House Sparrow”

Ava Johnson says:

Hello Joanne, this is a condition known as leucism. It means that this bird is missing some pigments in its body, resulting in some white feathers and lighter areas.

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