Cassin’s Sparrow


1st and only state record (UMMZ 227670)
Central, Keweenaw Co., 16 September 1985, © L. Claflin
Picked up dead on the side of Hwy. 41.
Thanks to Janet Hinshaw of the Univ. of MI Museum of Zoology for access to the specimen.


1st and only state record (UMMZ 227670)
Central, Keweenaw Co., 16 September 1985, © L. Claflin
Note the obviously ribbed central rectrices and crisp white tertial edging.