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Yellow-eyed Junco

Junco phaeonotus


Gray bird with orange back. The key character to separate this species from the similar looking dark-eyed junco is the yellow eyes.


Only found in the US in extreme se AZ and sw NM. This guy was found foraging on the side of the road at the base of a forested mountain.

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Arizona, USA

Spotted on Aug 31, 2014
Submitted on Sep 7, 2014

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