Length: 6 - 6.5"
Habitat: Deciduous and mixed woodlands; residential areas with shade trees; swampy wooded areas; a habitat requirement is dead trees with existing nesting cavities.
Diet: In summer, mainly caterpillars; also spiders and insects, and their eggs and larvae. In fall and winter: berries, seeds, acorns.
Preferred Bird Feeder Food
Tufted titmice favor sunflower seeds. They also enjoy peanut hearts and suet. They will sometimes eat other seeds in seed mixes.
These birds will use tube feeders, hoppers, platform feeders, and suet feeders.
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(Credit: U. S. Geological Survey)
(Image credit: USGS)