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amphispiza belli clementeae

Amphispiza belli clementeae

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FWS Digital Media Library — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s National Digital Library is a searchable collection of selected images, historical artifacts, audio clips, publications, and video.The San Clemente Island sage sparrow, Amphispiza belli clementeae, is gray with black streaks on its sides and a single black spot on its chest; it has dark cheeks, dark streaks on the sides of its throat, and a white line over the eyes. Length averages 7 in (17.8 cm). In 1898, the San Clemente was separated from the mainland races because of its larger body size and endemic to San Clemente Island off the coast of southern California. It occurs in three discontinuous patches of maritime sage scrub dominated by boxthorn (Lycium californicum): a narrow coastal belt on the western shore extending north from Seal Cove, a smaller area four kilometers to the south, and a degraded site just north

Detailed information
Full Name: San Clemente Sage sparrow (Amphispiza belli clementeae)
Where found: Wherever found
Critical Habitat:N/A
Species Group:Birds
Current listing status
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
Threatened 09/12/1977 California/Nevada Region (Region 8) Wherever found
  • States/US Territories in which the San Clemente Sage sparrow, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: California
  • US Counties in which the San Clemente Sage sparrow, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
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