Chestnut-backed Chickadee

Chickadees, Titmice and Nuthatches

Chestnut-backed Chickadee

Poecile rufescens

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Chickadees, Titmice and Nuthatches

Chestnut-backed Chickadee

Daniel Fitzgerald

Chestnut-backed Chickadee

Chickadees and Titmice are smaller small-billed acrobatic birds often found in mixed species flocks while feeding.  This species has the chickadee characteristic cap, black bib and white cheeks and the its cap is black.  Its back and rump are chestnut colored.

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Chestnut-backed Chickadee