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This category contains information for kids and teens about Towhees, members of the Genus Pipilo.

Details cover taxonomy, physical characteristics, diet, habitat, distribution, behavior, nesting and mating, status, threats, and conservation.
  • Abert's Towhee

    Lists scientific name, native range, habitats, adaptations, status, appearance, similar species, behavior, diet, and name derivation.

  • Absolute Astronomy: Canyon Towhee

    Reports locations, taxonomy, habitat, similar species, size, appearance, feeding habits, and behavior.

  • California Towhee

    Gives picture, range, taxonomic changes, populations, appearance, habitat, behavior, and links to additional information.

  • Eastern Towhee

    Tells about taxonomy debate, appearance, breeding and nesting, migration, feeding habits and diet, and sound.

  • Green-tailed Towhee

    Offers picture, definition, seasonal ranges, description, behavior, and habitat.

  • Spotted Towhee

    Reviews classification change, size, appearance, migration, habitat, nesting, broods, foraging, diet, and call.

  • USGS: California Towhee (Pipilo crissalis)

    Species account looks at identification tips, migration status, life history, eggs, population map, and taxonomy.

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