Mountain forests near the Mexican border are home to this distinctive junco. Unlike its Junco phaeonotus Yellow-eyed Junco In the News More News. BirdLife International Junco phaeonotus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species Yellow-eyed Junco · Junco phaeonotus · Wagler, Order: PASSERIFORMES. Family: Passerellidae (New World Sparrows). Genus: Junco. Species.
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Geographic variation in this species is not nearly as marked as in the Dark-eyed Junco but it is still present. Male singing from a high perch midway up a tall pine tree.
Yellow-eyed junco – Wikipedia
Only subscribers are able to see the bibliography. This bird was about 15ft up in a ponderosa pine and about 20ft from me. Recording edited for clarity. Three subspecies groups are usually distinguished.
Closely related to J. Yellow-eyed Juncos are grayish, including their underparts and show yellow eyes; like the Dark-eyed Juncos they have white outer tail feathers which show up in flight.
Cerro El Potosi, Nuevo Leon. Usually considered conspecific with J. San Antonio de las Alanzas, Coahuila. While the pattern of this junco is similar to the more northern form, it is brownish on the back, not rusty, and is larger in size.
Movements Mostly sedentary; in Arizona often moves to lower elevations in winter. These sometimes treated as three separate species; indeed, Guatemala population alticola appears genetically well differentiated from all other taxa in genus, and further work may support its elevation to species rank. Incubation takes 15 days, and when hatched, the chicks are ready the leave the nest two weeks later.
Junco phaeonotus Wagler Habitat Montane conifer and pine—oak Pinus — Quercus forests; some Calls presumably from female of the pair. Weather was about 55F and sunny. Junco aux yeux jaunes German: Yellow-eyed Junco Pharonotus phaeonotus phaeonotus.
Pinery Canyon, Cochise County, Arizona.
Its range is primarily in Mexicoextending into some of the mountains of the southern tips of the U. In Neotropical Birds Online T. Bibliography Only subscribers are able to see the bibliography. Articles with ‘species’ microformats. External sites may use a different taxonomy than Xeno-canto. Not generally migratory, but sometimes moves to nearby lower elevations during winter.
High pass filter 6db. Yellow-eyed Junco Junco phaeonotus cahooni. In Chiricahua Mts SE Races form three groups, one represented by nominate and palliatusthe other two being single-subspecies groups formed by, respectively, fulvescens and alticola.
Incinerator Ridge, Mount Lemmon.
There are many ways to contribute—we need species information, photographs, audio, video, translations, maps, distribution data, phaoenotus bird sightings. Status and conservation Not globally threatened Least Concern. Yellow-eyed Junco Junco phaeonotus palliatus.