SPARROW, HENSLOW'S
Summary information for SPARROW, HENSLOW'S
Common Name SPARROW, HENSLOW'S
Scientific Name AMMODRAMUS HENSLOWII HENSLOWII
Status NONGAME
Primary Habitat Association Grassland(matrix)
Preferred Habitat Occur in grassland, old fields and cropland. Prefer areas dominated by dense grasses and sedges with dense litter coverage. Prefer herbaceous vegetation 1-2 feet tall and substrate for song perch.
Distribution Rare summer resident in central and southwest portions of Missouri *28*.
Known to
occur in
these
counties:
ADAIR, ANDREW, BARTON, BENTON, BOONE, BUCHANAN, CALLAWAY, CAPE GIRARDEAU, CEDAR, CLINTON, COLE, COOPER, DADE, DAVIESS, FRANKLIN, HARRISON, HENRY, HOLT, JASPER, JOHNSON, KNOX, LAFAYETTE, LAWRENCE, LIVINGSTON, MACON, MARIES, MERCER, MONROE, MORGAN, NEWTON, PETTIS, PIKE, PLATTE, POLK, PUTNAM, RANDOLPH, SALINE, ST. CHARLES, ST. CLAIR, ST. FRANCOIS, ST. LOUIS, SULLIVAN, VERNON, WORTH, WRIGHT

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