|Site Of Nest:
Insects and crustaceans.
The breeding female is predominantly dark brown and black above, with
red underparts and white cheek patches. The bill is yellow, tipped
black. The breeding male is a duller version of the female. Young birds
are light grey and brown above, with buff underparts and a dark patch
through the eye. In winter, the plumage is essentially grey above and
white below, but the black eyepatch is always present. The bill is
black in winter.
3 - 6 Olive brown