Eastern Towhee – 5/27/19
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 5/27/19
Observation Time: 5:30 p.m.
Observation Location: Under high tension wires across the street from Ward’s Berry Farm
Common Name: Eastern Towhee (male)
Scientific Name: Pipilo erythrophthalmus
Comments: This male towhee tried to scare me away by repeatedly raising one wing or the other to make itself look more intimidating. Note its deep red eye.
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