Hermit Thrush

Hermit Thrush

Adult Description Size:  6.75” Plumage/Description: Male and female plumage similar. Robin like in posture and shape, but slightly smaller. Regional variation in plumage, some Hermit Thrushes will appear more gray overall, others more brown. Breast heavily spotted...
Hepatic Tanager

Hepatic Tanager

Male Female Description Size:  8″ Plumage/Description:Males are a dull red color overall with a grayish wash, particularly on the face, back, wings, and flanks. Female plumage is a dull orange color on the forehead, throat, and breast, with a predominately...
Hairy Woodpecker

Hairy Woodpecker

Male Female Description Size:  9.25” Plumage/Description:  Male plumage is distinguished from female plumage by a small red patch on the nape.  Males and females have a solid white throat, breast, and belly, and a large white patch down the center of the back.  Black...
Green-tailed Towhee

Green-tailed Towhee

Male Description Size:  7.25” Plumage/Description: Male and female plumage similar. Bright Rufous crown, gray face, nape, breast and flanks. Black malar stripe outlined by white, with a distinctive white throat. Back, wings, and tail are an olive-green color. Habitat:...
Greater Roadrunner

Greater Roadrunner

Male Description Size:  22” Plumage/Description: Male and female plumage similar. Long billed, long tailed, and long legged.Cannot be easily confused with any other species found in the Central Highlands of Arizona. Overall plumage is heavy streaking on head, neck,...
Great-tailed Grackle

Great-tailed Grackle

Male Female Description Size: Males 18”, females 15” Plumage/Description:  Males have a very long, keel-shaped tail. Entire body has an iridescent quality, and depending upon lighting conditions Great-tailed Grackles will appear either black, glossy blue, or almost...