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Chestnut-backed Chickadee

Poecile rufescens

Description:

It is a small chickadee, 11.5–12.5 cm (4.5–4.9 in) long. The head is dark blackish-brown with white cheeks, the mantle is bright rufous-brown, the wing feathers are dark gray with paler fringes. The underparts are white to pale grayish-white, with rufous or pale gray flanks.

Habitat:

Trees in SF Botanical garden.

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The MnMs
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The MnMs

San Francisco, California, USA

Spotted on Sep 14, 2014
Submitted on Nov 11, 2014

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