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What kind of bird lays a brown speckled egg?

Robins will start to lay their eggs around April and can have two broods a year. Find out more about where and when robins nest. Description: white-cream eggs with light brown speckles.

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Simply so, what kind of bird eggs are speckled?

American robin eggs are among the easiest to recognize with their pale or medium blue color without markings. On occasion, robin eggs, which are just over 1 inch long, can also be white or lightly speckled.

Subsequently, question is, what does sparrow eggs look like? House sparrow eggs are small (approximately 0.6 inches in diameter) and range in color from white to gray or can sometimes have a greenish tint. Eggs will also have brown specks or spots. Sparrows typically lay eggs during the nesting period in early spring and summer.

Likewise, what kind of bird lays small pink speckled eggs?

White-breasted Nuthatch Nest and Chicks Their eggs are smooth and slightly glossy usually white, sometimes tinted creamy or pink. Speckled and spotted with light red, reddish-brown, brown, and purplish-red, and sometimes paler gray and purple.

How do you identify an egg?

Place the egg in a bowl of water. If the egg lays on its side at the bottom, it is still quite fresh. If the egg stands upright on the bottom, it is still fine to eat, but should be eaten very soon, or hard-boiled. If the egg floats to the top, it's past its prime, and not good for eating.

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