Birds Living II by Richard Stade - RStade

Tufted Titmouse – Foraging

Baeolophus bicolor

September – Texas

L=6.5” ...... WS=9.75” ...... WT=0.75 oz Order: Passeriformes (Passerine Birds) Family: Paridae (Chickadees and Titmice)

Tufted Titmice are active, noisy birds common in the Eastern U.S. that are expanding their range northward. This small bird constantly hops and flies between branches as it forages and forages on the ground more frequently than other titmice or chickadees.