Lark sparrow Chondestes grammacus

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Adults are very distinctive with their bold face patterns and black spot on the breast. Juveniles have enough of the face pattern of the adults to be identifiable.

Length and wingspan from: Robbins, C.S., Bruun, B., Zim, H.S., (1966). Birds of North America. New York: Western Publishing Company, Inc.