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Golden-crowned Kinglet
(Regulus satrapa)

Golden-crowned Kinglet
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Golden-crowned Kinglet Information

Length: 3.5 - 4"

Breeding Habitat: Usually dense, coniferous forests, especially where spruce or fir are present. Also, mixed woodlands.

Winter Habitat: Coniferous forests, mixed woodlands, deciduous forests (especially with thickets or shrubby growth), swamps, pine groves, and suburban areas.

Diet: Mainly small insects, small spiders, insect larvae, spider eggs, mites. Insects include bark lice, small beetles, aphids, scale insects, springtails, midges, and many others. In winter, diet includes some seeds.
Golden-crowned Kinglet ID tipsIdentification tips for Golden-crowned Kinglet
Range Maps:
(Click map to enlarge.)
G-Crowned Kinglet Breeding Map G-Crowned Kinglet Winter Map      USGS
Breeding Map          Winter Map (CBC)     
Additional Information:
Audubon Field Guide
Habitat, diet, feeding behavior, nesting, migration, and conservation status of this bird. Includes range map, photos, and songs and calls.



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