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Wrentit

Chamaea fasciata

Description:

This adorable little wrentit was hopping along the hiking trail at Ano Nuevo State Park. The fourth photo shows how the wrentit often holds its long tail at almost a right angle to its body in a similar fashion to a wren.

Habitat:

Ano Nuevo State Park, California.

Notes:

The Wrentit is omnivorous. It feeds on insects and spiders that it gleans from shrubbery. It also eats berries and small fruits. Including Summer Holly, Comarostaphylis diversifolia. www.laspilitas.com

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misako
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misako

San Mateo, California, USA

Spotted on Feb 15, 2012
Submitted on Feb 16, 2012

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