Eurasian Tree Sparrow Passer montanus


BirdLife International. 2015. European Red List of Birds. Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, Luxembourg.

EBCC. 2015. Pan-European Common Bird Monitoring Scheme. Available at:

Field, R.H. and Anderson, G.Q. 2004. Habitat use by breeding Tree Sparrows Passer montanus. Ibis 146(s2): 60-68.

Summers-Smith, D. 2016. Eurasian Tree Sparrow (Passer montanus). In: del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. and de Juana, E. (eds), Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive, Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Further resources

Detailed species account from Birds in Europe: population estimates, trends and conservation status (BirdLife International 2004)

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Species factsheet: Passer montanus. Downloaded from on 15/08/2018. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2018) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 15/08/2018.