Small crested songbird with a stout round bill. Its long body and medium-long tail makes it appear bigger than it is. Drab gray above and paler below.© Jack Parlapiano | Macaulay LibraryNew Mexico, February 14, 2020
Plain gray bird with a prominent black eye and a feisty tuft of feathers on its head.© Ian Davies | Macaulay LibraryUtah, May 22, 2020
Often calls and sings from elevated perches—a rapid and rolling series of 5 to 15 syllables that sounds almost like a video game.© Benjamin Clock | Macaulay LibraryCalifornia, March 20, 2012Not all videos have sound
Small chickadee like songbird with a crest. Drab gray overall with a beady black eye that stands out on its plain face.© Albert Linkowski | Macaulay LibraryCalifornia, April 15, 2019
Found in pinyon pine and juniper woodlands. Forages acrobatically with their strong feet, clinging to twigs and branches while they reach for seeds or insects.© Darren Clark | Macaulay LibraryIdaho, May 04, 2019
Nests in holes in trees created naturally or excavated by woodpeckers. Also uses nest boxes.© Ted Floyd | Macaulay LibraryColorado, May 08, 2016
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