Eastern Towhee

(Pipilo erythrophthalmus)



Status: Summer Resident. Last recorded on site in 2021
Breeding Status:-
1987-1991: Confirmed1992-1996: Likely but not confirmed
1997-2001: Likely but not confirmed2002-2006: Likely but not confirmed
2007-2011: Confirmed2012-2016: Confirmed
2017-2021: Likely but not confirmed

The Patuxent web-site provides more general information about this species.
At this time of year, this species is expected to be present on site.

Occurs as a migrant and summer breeder. Nests in the scrub-shrub on the edges of the larger woodlots.

Photographer: Gene Oleynik.