Nature and Wildlife - donsausa
A Eurasian Tree Sparrow (Passer montanus) stealing rice from chickens.

A very common bird in the Philippines, Europe, and the rest of Asia. This bird is often wrongly identified as a "maya". This bird is not native to the Philippines and has never been a national bird.

Unfortunately, most Filipinos mistaken the Eurasian Tree Sparrow as the maya bird.  Learn about this unfortunate misinformation at: PhilippineBird.com.

A Eurasian Tree Sparrow (Passer montanus) stealing rice from chickens. A very common bird in the Philippines, Europe, and the rest of Asia. This bird is often wrongly identified as a "maya". This bird is not native to the Philippines and has never been a national bird. Unfortunately, most Filipinos mistaken the Eurasian Tree Sparrow as the maya bird. Learn about this unfortunate misinformation at: PhilippineBird.com.

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