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Eastern towhee

Pipilo erythrophthalmus


The eastern towhee is a large and striking species of sparrow. The male is black above and rufus below with some white on the edges of the wings. Towhees have red eyes.


Spotted at the Tarkiln Bayou State Park. Pine and oak forest with coastal sand dunes.

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Florida, USA

Lat: 30.37, Long: -87.40

Spotted on Jan 26, 2019
Submitted on Jan 26, 2019

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