Long Tailed Tit
Taken at Baron's Haugh on 28th October 2020 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Long Tailed Tit
Long Tailed Tit

Taken at Strathclyde Park on 8th January 2019 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens. Fact File

Taken at Baron's Haugh on 19th November 2019 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens. Fact File

Taken at Strathclyde Park on 6th February 2018 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens. Fact File

Taken at Baron's Haugh
on 23rd December 2017 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at Stevenston on 6th November 2016 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens. Fact File

Taken at Pow Burn on 9th October 2016 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens. Fact File

Taken at Musselburgh on 10th February 2016 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 150-500 mm zoom lens. Fact File

Taken at Baron's Haugh on 23rd February 2013 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 with Leica 65 Televid spotting scope. Fact File
Juvenile
Taken at Baron's Haugh on 28th June 2018 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Long Tailed Tit.
Species :
Order:
Family:
Local names:
Aegithalos caudatus.
Passeriformes.
Aegithalidae.

Site Of Nest:
Materials Used:

Feature:


Food:
Plumage:



Breeding Period:
Eggs:
A bush, treee or hedge.
A woven closed nest. The nest is held together
with spider webs, and camouflaged with lichen.
Adult birds will find a relative's nest and help
in feeding their "nephews and nieces", if their
own nest is predated.
Omnivore, eats insects and berries.
Black and brown above and whitish below,
with reddish flanks. It has a white crown.
13 - 15 cm in length including its very long tail,
which itself makes up 7–9 cm of the total.
Early April. 1 - 2 Clutches.
5 - 16 white with purplish-red spots

Song:
Call: