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Florida Grasshopper Sparrow | Everglades Tours | May 10, 2015

Posted by Manny Miami on 8th May 2015

Florida grasshopper sparrows are small, short-tailed birds, about 13 centimeters (5 inches) long. Dorsally, they are much darker than the eastern race of the species.

They are mostly, black and gray and lightly streaked with brown on the nape and upper back. Ventrally, adults are whitish and unstreaked, with some buff on the throat and breast.

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