Name
Abert's Towhee
Scientific Name
Category
D
Taxon
Birds
Abert’s Towhee (Melozone aberti) is a medium-sized (21-23 cm) songbird of the southwestern U.S. They inhabit cottonwood-willow woodlands near water in desert areas. They are locally common, but are vulnerable to habitat degradation because of their restricted distribution in the state.


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