Hybrid Towhee - Spotted Towhee x Eastern Towhee
(Pipilo maculatus x Pipilo erythrophthalmus)- Harvey County Kansas, November 11, 2005
Copyrighted Photo by Bob Gress
Bob Gress photographed this unusually plumaged towhee in Harvey County on November 11, 2005. He shared the photo with David Seibel who recognized it as a Spotted x Eastern Towhee hybrid as illustrated by Sibley on page 474 of The Sibley Guide to Birds.