Spotted Towhee at Prince Edward Point
This male Spotted Towhee continues at Prince Edward Point, Ontario,
where it has been coming to seed on the lighthouse trail for over 6
weeks since mid November. A western species, it is rare in the East.
New Years Day, 1 January 2020.
VIDEO: Spotted Towhee at Prince Edward
Its name comes from white-tipped wing coverts and white streaks in
the scapulars. Prince Edward Point on 1 January 2019.
Both males and females have a dark hood, males
darker than females. Prince Edward Point on 1 January 2019.