The spotted towhee and its cousin, the eastern towhee, were originally considered the same species of bird – the rufous-sided towhee. Today, however, they are recognized as individual and distinctive birds that are a pleasure for any birder to see.
Spotted Towhee (formerly Rufous-Sided Towhee)
Here are just a few photos of this handsome bird. Don't you just love the striking eye colour?
For more Spotted Towhee photos, click HEREand HERE
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