Origin of longspur
Examples from the Web for longspur
Historical Examples of longspur
The finest singing bird in the country is the Lapland longspur.The Land of Tomorrow
William B Stephenson, Jr.
The increase of juveniles there caused the longspur to be the most common bird in the field (50 per cent in abundance).
This longspur nest, among polygons of low hummocks, was bordered by mosses and grasses nine inches high.
Although the longspur on the Arctic Slope is the most common bird, it is absent from some areas there.
While the colors of adult males are very different in the Longspur family, the females have a decided resemblance.