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sitta europaea


14cm fully grown,spotted in a wood surrounded by rural fields. Plump with long black pointed bill. Elusive bird 145,000 breeding pairs in Britain-none in Ireland


Found in Woodland and occasionally mature gardens. Feeds on insects and is the only British bird that descends a tree trunk head first

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England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Jul 28, 2013
Submitted on Jul 28, 2013

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