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Tufted Titmouse
(Baeolophus bicolor)

Tufted Titmouse
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Tufted Titmouse Information

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.
Identification tips
for the Tufted Titmouse
Songs and calls of the Tufted Titmouse
       Another photo of Tufted Titmouse
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.

Range Maps:
Tufted Titmouse Breeding Map Tufted Titmouse Winter Map      USGS
Breeding Map          Winter Map (CBC)     
Additional Information:

Tufted Titmouse
Facts about the habitat, diet, feeding behavior, nesting, and migration of this bird. Includes photos, range map and sounds. (From Audubon Field Guide)

Tufted Titmouse
Tufted Titmouse
By Putneypics [CC-BY-2.0], via WC
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