Old World Sparrows (Passeridae)

Chestnut Sparrow (Passer eminibey) - HBW 14, p. 806

French: Moineau d'Emin German: Maronensperling Spanish: Gorrión Castaño
Other common names: Emin Bey's Sparrow

Taxonomy: Sorella eminibey Hartlaub, 1880, Lado, northern Uganda.
Formerly placed in a monotypic genus, Sorella. Has been placed in the superspecies formed by P. luteus and P. euchlorus, but this arrangement considered doubtfully valid. Monotypic.

Distribution: W, SE & S Sudan, S Ethiopia, N & NE Uganda and much of Kenya S to NE, C & E Tanzania.

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