Tufted Titmouse

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This tufted titmouse was found nearby Chapel Hill, perched in a tree.

Taxonomy

Phylum: Chordata

Class: Aves

Order: Passeriformes

Family: Paridae

Fun Fact!

According to All About Birds, “Tufted Titmice often line the inner cup of their nest with hair, sometimes plucked directly from living animals.” (http://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/tufted_titmouse/lifehistory)

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