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

  • Tailed_ulus
    • Date: 2018-02-27 10:41:04
    • Tailed_ulus

    i have finally seen one of these beautiful birds.

  • Avocet_ega
    • Date: 2018-02-06 18:41:11
    • Avocet_ega

    They are fluffy, cute and cuddly.

  • Mergan_ulus
    • Date: 2018-02-04 18:37:24
    • Mergan_ulus

    they look so fluffy!

  • Tailed_ulus
    • Date: 2018-02-03 19:24:03
    • Tailed_ulus

    there amazing, i wonder why they need such long tails?

  • Gannet_es
    • Date: 2018-02-01 18:02:49
    • Gannet_es

    i've always wanted to see a long tailed tit but it's is only great tits and blue tits that i see in my garden.

  • Avocet_ega
    • Date: 2018-01-30 19:32:43
    • Avocet_ega

    we have seen two on our feeders

  • Avocet_ega
    • Date: 2017-12-14 19:02:12
    • Avocet_ega

    got six on our bird cake feeders

  • Mink_ox
    • Date: 2017-01-30 09:49:59
    • Mink_ox

    ones crashed into my window before and i went outside to see if it was ok and it was in the grass i picked it up and took care of it for a while and then i released it into the forest

  • Mink_ox
    • Date: 2017-01-30 09:46:49
    • Mink_ox

    also very acrobatic AND SO CUTE!!!!!

  • Dotteragro
    • Date: 2013-04-04 19:24:43
    • Dotteragro

    Absaloutely cool babe!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! SO CUTE MAN!! XXX

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