Long-tailed Tit

Name: Long-tailed Tit

Scientific name: Aegithalos caudatus

Category: Birds

Nature Stars: 40

What are nature stars?

About: A tiny tit with a very long tail, about 14cm long. Long-tailed Tits are birds of hedgerows, woodland, parks and gardens. They build a domed nest out of spider webs, moss, lichen and feathers hidden in a bush. Tits are active feeders, hunting out insects a

How to identify: Unmistakeable

Where: Widespread

Natural Superpowers

  • Predator: 30
  • Agility: 70
  • Rarity: 30
  • Cute factor: 90
  • Traveller: 30

Fantastic fact: At night, Long-tailed Tits cluster together to keep warm. Very cute.

Photograph credit: Photo credit tbc


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comments

  • Wigeonona
    • Date: 2011-06-16 16:09:01
    • Wigeonona

    Long-tailed tits are the cutest thing EVER!

  • Wigeonona
    • Date: 2011-06-11 12:14:31
    • Wigeonona

    I just seen 2 fly over are garden from Hippo Man :^D

  • Ottero
    • Date: 2010-03-24 18:34:13
    • Ottero

    I love long-tail tits becuase they usually come to my garden in quite large numbers!!

  • Foxalas
    • Date: 2010-02-19 14:06:06
    • Foxalas

    I love Long Tailed Tits they are beautiful!!

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