Dark-eyed junco Junco hyemalis


Identification Tips:

"White-winged junco":

"Oregon junco":

"Slate-colored junco":

"Pink-sided junco":

"Gray-headed junco":

Similar species:

The Dark-eyed Junco is similar to the local (southeast Arizona) Yellow-eyed Junco but has dark eyes. Black-chinned sparrow has streaked back, brown wings and lacks white in the tail.

Length and wingspan from: Robbins, C.S., Bruun, B., Zim, H.S., (1966). Birds of North America. New York: Western Publishing Company, Inc.


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