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Point Pelee National Park of Canada

Birds of Point Pelee National Park

Image of: Chickadee, Black-capped
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Chickadee, Black-capped
-Parus atricapillus Linnaeus


Plumage soft and loose. Crown and back of neck black; black olive-grey, mixed with buffy - especially in winter; wings and tail blackish slate, the secondaries and greater wing coverts edged with greyish white, the tail feathers edged with grey or white; chin and throat black; sides of head, sides of neck and under body white, sides and flanks tinged with buff; bill black; legs dark bluish-grey.

 


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