Tufted Titmouse

I photographed this Tufted Titmouse in my yard here in Arkansas.

The Tufted Titmouse is a bird species native to North America. It has a distinctive crest of feathers on its head, and a bluish-gray plumage. These birds are common residents in deciduous forests and are known for their acrobatic movements as they cling to tree trunks and branches. They are omnivores, feeding on insects, seeds, and nuts. The Tufted Titmouse is a non-migratory bird, and it is a year-round resident in most of its range.

Tufted Titmouse
Tufted Titmouse

The Tufted Titmouse is a common bird species found in Arkansas and many parts of North America. These birds are known for their distinctive crest of feathers on their heads, which give them a unique and eye-catching appearance.

One of the most recognizable features of the Tufted Titmouse is its crest, which can be raised or lowered depending on the bird’s mood or level of excitement. They have a blue-gray back, white underbelly, and black head with a white face. They are a medium-sized bird, measuring about 7 inches in length and weighing around 1 ounce.

Tufted Titmice are highly intelligent birds and are known for their ability to solve problems and adapt to their environment. They feed on a variety of foods including seeds, insects, and nuts, and can often be seen hanging upside down as they search for food in the trees. They are also known to [Read More…]

2023-02-04T02:31:18-06:00August 10, 2022|Categories: Birds|Tags: , |Comments Off on Tufted Titmouse
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