Java sparrow

Java sparrow

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Lonchura oryzivora

The Java sparrow, 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 cage bird, and has been introduced into many other countries. Some taxonomists place this and the Timor sparrow in their own genus Padda.

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Seasonal behavior

Diet and Nutrition

References

1. Java sparrow Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Java_sparrow
2. Java sparrow on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/22719912/131809903
3. Xeno-canto bird call - https://xeno-canto.org/207427

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