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Spotted Towhee

Pipilo maculatus

Description:

Male - blackish head, red eye, broad white spots on upperparts, white underparts, rusty flanks, long tail with white outer feathers. Female - much the same except the head is brownish. The photos depict a male and a juvenile.

Habitat:

Likes thickets and shrubs.

Notes:

Spotted at the Carty Unit of the Ridgefield NWR.

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3 Comments

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 3 years ago

This is so useful to have the male and the female pictured.

lflavora
lflavora 3 years ago

Gorgeous!

Wild Things
Wild Things 3 years ago

Beautiful.

Washington, USA

Lat: 45.80, Long: -122.76

Spotted on Mar 1, 2010
Submitted on Sep 25, 2011

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