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Great tit - Mésange charbonnière

Parus major

Description:

A common visitor near houses in winter, the Great Tit has a striking glossy black head with white cheeks and a distinctive two-syllable song. With a smaller and broken black belly band this one is a female.

Habitat:

Remnant patch of mixed woods, semi-rural.

Notes:

First heard at my window. Spotted together with house sparrows, blue tits and nuthatches.

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4 Comments

Awesome picture Danièle,congrats and thanks for sharing

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 5 years ago

Thanks António!

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 5 years ago

Thank you Hema! She posed in the right spot for about half-a-second :-)

Hema
Hema 5 years ago

superb composition!!

DanielePralong
Spotted by
DanielePralong

Chardonne, Vaud, Switzerland

Spotted on Nov 14, 2014
Submitted on Dec 7, 2014

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