tufted titmouse

Definitions

  • TUFTED TITMOUSE
    TUFTED TITMOUSE
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tufted titmouse crested titmouse of eastern and midwestern United States
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Usage

In literature:

These four are the white-breasted nuthatch, tufted titmouse, downy woodpecker, and the merry little chickadee.
"Ohio Arbor Day 1913: Arbor and Bird Day Manual" by Various
Then a Tufted Titmouse squeals.
"Birds Illustrated by Color Photography [June, 1897]" by Various
Every season, I was told, this flycatcher nested in the same hollow; and every season the hollow was previously nested in by a tufted titmouse.
"A Book-Lover's Holidays in the Open" by Theodore Roosevelt
The tufted titmouse also relies to a large extent on the seeds for its winter food.
"The Forest Habitat of the University of Kansas Natural History Reservation" by Henry S. Fitch
In California, the mountain chickadee has habits about the same, and the Southern States have the tufted titmouse.
"The Children's Book of Birds" by Olive Thorne Miller
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In news:

I remember, as a child, learning from my mother how to discern the crest of the tufted titmouse, the rasping chatter of a house wren and the pendent nest of an oriole.
This Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor) was puffed up against the blowing snow in Candor, New York.
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