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Albino sparrow

For about the last two weeks, we have had the pleasure of watching an albino sparrow. This bird appears to be unlike the other albino birds that I have read about, it stays with a flock of about twenty other sparrows. I have not been able to get a picture of this bird, because it is spooked very easily. Just how rare is this for central Texas?

Birding Expert - George H. Harrison

There are four grades of albinos among birds. The most common is the partial albino, which has some white feathers in spots. The imperfect and incomplete are nearly albino, but lack some aspect of the pure albino. They are less common. The pure albino is rare, though not extremely rare. They are completely white with pink eyes, legs and bill.

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