Chickadee family (Paridae)
Small songbird, black cap and bib, white cheek, gray back, whitish belly.
Cavity nester. Excavates a nest cavity in dead trees or in dead limbs of living trees. Also nests in artificial nest boxes. Eggs are white with reddish spots. Clutch size – 6 eggs.
Song is a whistled “fee-bee fee-bay.” Call is the familiar “chick-a-dee-dee-dee.”
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