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Pygmy Nuthatch

Sitta pygmaea

Description:

Pygmy Nuthatches are tiny songbirds with short, square tails, large, rounded heads, and straight, sharp bills. The legs are short and the wings are short and broad. Pygmy Nuthatches have slate gray wings and back, with a rich brown cap that ends in a sharp line through the eye. The underparts are whitish to pale buff.

Habitat:

Pine forest


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New Mexico, USA

Lat: 36.39, Long: -105.27

Spotted on Mar 3, 2016
Submitted on Jun 16, 2016

Reference

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