Birds Eating the Seeds
of Sunflowers
(Helianthus spp.)

Bird Species
Scientific Name Common Name
Colinus virginianus Bobwhite Quail
Zenaida macroura Mourning Dove
Corvus brachyrhynchos American Crow
Quiscalus quiscula Common Grackle
Cardinalis cardinalis Northern Cardinal
Sturnella magna Eastern Meadowlark
Baeolophus bicolor Tufted Titmouse
Poecile atricapillus Black-Capped Chickadee
Carduelis tristis Eastern Goldfinch
Loxia leucoptera White-Winged Crossbill
Passer domesticus House Sparrow
Chondestes grammacus Lark Sparrow
Melospiza lincolnii Lincoln's Sparrow
Spizella arborea Tree Sparrow
Zonotrichia leucophrys White-Crowned Sparrow
Zonotrichia querula Harris Sparrow