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White-breasted Nuthatch ♂

Sitta carolinensis

Description:

The White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis) is a small songbird of the nuthatch family which breeds in old-growth woodland across much of temperate North America. It is a stocky bird, with a large head, short tail, powerful bill and strong feet. The upperparts are pale blue-gray, and the face and underparts are white. It has a black cap and a chestnut lower belly. The nine subspecies differ mainly in the color of the body plumage.

Habitat:

Feeder on edge of field.

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3 Comments

Fyn  Kynd
Fyn Kynd 8 years ago

Thanks Jacob, Maria dB, Lfeist & Ali Hemati Pour!!!!

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

Awesome, Fyn!

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

Nice spotting

Fyn Kynd
Spotted by
Fyn Kynd

Maine, USA

Spotted on Feb 17, 2013
Submitted on Feb 20, 2013

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