Tag: Nuthatches and Wallcreeper

Red-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta canadensis)

[order] PASSERIFORMES | [family] Sittidae | [latin] Sitta canadensis | [UK] Red-breasted Nuthatch | [FR] Sittelle a poitrine rousse | [DE] Kanadakleiber | [ES] Trepador Canadiense | [NL] Canadese Boomklever Subspecies Monotypic species Physical charateristics Red-breasted nuthatches are small nuthatches with compact bodies, short tails and necks, and a long tapered bill. They have very […]

Wallcreeper (Tichodroma muraria)

[order] PASSERIFORMES | [family] Tichodromidae | [latin] Tichodroma muraria | [UK] Wallcreeper | [FR] Tichodrome echelette | [DE] Mauerlaufer | [ES] Treparriscos | [NL] Rotskruiper Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Breeding Range Breeding Range 2 Non Breeding Range Certhia muraria Tichodroma muraria Tichodroma muraria EU s Europe to c China Tichodroma muraria muraria Tichodroma muraria nepalensis […]

Corsican Nuthatch (Sitta whiteheadi)

[order] PASSERIFORMES | [family] Sittidae | [latin] Sitta whiteheadi | [UK] Corsican Nuthatch | [FR] Sittelle corse | [DE] Korsenkleiber | [ES] Trepador Corso | [NL] Coriscaanse Boomklever Subspecies Monotypic species Physical charateristics 10-15% smaller and noticeably slighter than Nuthatch, with proportionately finest bill, longest-looking head (due to linear plumage pattern), and shortest tail of […]

Krupers Nuthatch (Sitta krueperi)

[order] PASSERIFORMES | [family] Sittidae | [latin] Sitta krueperi | [UK] Krupers Nuthatch | [FR] Sittelle naine | [DE] Turkenkleiber | [ES] Trepador de Kruper | [NL] Turkse Boomklever Subspecies Genus Species subspecies Breeding Range Breeding Range 2 Non Breeding Range Physical charateristics 10% smaller and even more compact than Nuthatch but with proportionately longer […]