Hedgesparrow (Prunella modularis occidentalis). Small, nondescript, brownish bird with a slender bill. Lighter and dainter than a female House Sparrow.
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They were introduced into NZ between 1865 and 1896. They are wide spread through more common in the southern parts of the country.
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