white bottom tan in the middle black on top

by Cj
(Alton, MO)

The bird has a white stomach, tan in the middle and black on the back. A black beak.

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Nov 25, 2015
white bottome tan in the middle black on top
by: Brook

Hi, it depends on the size off your bird. If it is small it could be a junco, a black-capped chickadee or any number of other species. The eastern towhee is a rust color. You have given us a very brief description and it is nearly impossible to give you a positive ID without more specific info. you can go to these sites to ID it yourself:

* AllAboutBirds.org
* WhatBird.com
* http://animals.nationalgeographic.com/animals/birding /backyard-bird-identifier

Or you can call our local Audubon Society

Nov 21, 2015
white bottom tan in the middle black on top
by: Bettie Watts

Sounds like an Eastern Towhee.

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