Blue Tit - Parus Caeruleus


Blue Tit - Parus Caeruleus
Blue Tit - Parus Caeruleus
Blue Tit - Parus Caeruleus
Blue Tit - Parus Caeruleus
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The song and call of this individual bird can be heard through the player below.
Identifications:
The azure blue crown and dark blue line passing through the eye and encircling the white cheeks to the chin. The forehead, eyestreak, and a bar on the wing are also white; the back is yellowish green; the under parts mostly sulphur-yellow with a dark line down the abdomen; the bill is black, the legs bluish grey, and the irides dark brown.
Song:
High-pitched, repetitive, usually quite sibilant. The commonest form has two or three clear, higher-pitched notes leading into a trill at a slightly lower pitch and of various speeds, such as 'see-see-see-sususususu'.
Call:
The most distinctive are an alarm rattle, with a churring quality that rises slightly in pitch and a sharp, petulant 'tch-tch-tch'.