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Long-tailed Tit, Schwanzmeise

Aegithalos caudatus caudatus

Description:

These birds have the size of sparrows, white head, with black eyes and beak (from shape - I suspect their diet consists of insects, maybe occasionally seeds), dark grey wings, light grey or light brown on belly, the backs brownish-purpleish colors, sings very loud, they seem to stay in little groups

Habitat:

found near the shrubbery near a little creek/river

Notes:

- it is the white headed subspecies.

1 species ID suggestions

Long-tailed tit
Aegithalos caudatus Long-tailed tit - Wikipedia

2 Comments

Thank you Daniele!

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 2 years ago

These look mostly like the A. c. caudatus subspecies, which have a pure white head. Welcome back!

Niederösterreich, Austria

Lat: 48.01, Long: 16.23

Spotted on Feb 3, 2017
Submitted on Feb 4, 2017

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