Carolina chickadee

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Synonyms for Carolina chickadee

southern United States chickadee similar to the blackcap but smaller

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A total of 175 birds representing four species (49 Carolina Chickadees, Parus carolinensis, 55 House Sparrows, Passer domesticus, 37 Northern Cardinals, Cardinalis cardinalis and 34 House Finches, Carpodacus mexicanus) were examined.
Carolina chickadees and others that live where winters are relatively mild may store several hundred separate food items.
And Purdue University biologist Jeffrey Lucas was surprised to find that Carolina chickadees compensate for cache theft by replacing lost seeds at a rate of almost one to one.
Sharp-tailed sparrow (5) 0.023 1, 2 Seaside sparrow (9) 0.023 1, 3 Fox sparrow (18) 0.060 4, 5 Canada goose (10) 0.060 6 Savannah sparrow (21) 0.059 1, 7 Black-capped chickadee (7) 0.037 8 Carolina chickadee (5) 0.035 8 Boreal chickadee (4) 0.036 8 Plain titmouse (10) 0.038 9 Brant (4) 0.078 6 LeConte's thrasher (3) 0.077 5 Curve-billed thrasher (7) 0.082 5
The 11 most abundant birds seen during summer surveys on Aquilla Lake included northern bobwhite (Colinus virginianus), northern cardinal, Carolina chickadee, yellow-billed cuckoo, dickcissel, killdeer (Charadrius vociferus), lark sparrow (Chondestes grammacus), eastern meadowlark, northern mockingbird (Mimus polyglottos), mourning dove and painted bunting (Passerina ciris).
A Carolina Chickadee (Poecile carolinensis) pair nested unsuccessfully.
The 2016 study focused on song birds such as Eastern Bluebirds, House Wrens, Carolina Wrens, Carolina Chickadees and Tufted Titmice.
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