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Slate-colored Dark-eyed Junco


Slate-colored Junco - Photo and Distribution Map

The Slate-colored Junco (J. hyemalis hyemalis) – known as Slate-colored Dark-eyed Junco – is common in its North American range, where it can be found in taiga forests from Alaska to Newfoundland and south to the Appalachian Mountains. They winter further south.



The males have a dark slate-grey head, breast and upper parts. Females are brownish grey.


Dark-eyed Junco, (Junco hyemalis), Pale Adult Male


Slate-colored Junco


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