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Tufted Titmouse -
(Baeolophus bicolor)



  • Small crested songbird
  • Grey above, lighter grey below
  • Small black area above beak
  • Yellowish area along sides
  • 6.5" (17 cm.) 


  • Forest, residential areas

Additional Information

  • Uncommon resident
  • Prefers deciduous forest for nesting
  • Eats seeds and insects
  • Will hoard food in caches
  • Whistles "peter, peter, peter" song

Close up of a Tufted Titmouse on a branch

Tufted Titmouse in winter 


Kickapoo Valley Reserve | S3661 State Highway 131 | La Farge, Wisconsin 54639 
Phone: 608-625-2960 | FAX: 608-625-2962

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