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Remiz pendulinus


Remiz pendulinus
Photo Information
Copyright: Emilio Giudice (emifoto) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 20 W: 0 N: 78] (284)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2007-04-01
Categories: Birds
Camera: Pentax *ist DS, Sigma 70-300 4-5.6 APO DG MACRO
Exposure: f/16, 1/180 seconds
Details: (Fill) Flash: Yes
Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Birds of Italy - III Chapter [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2007-04-05 14:28
Viewed: 5686
Points: 6
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This photo has been released in the reservoir natural of the Biviere di Gela. In Bivere they are reproduced numerous pendulinus.The Penduline Tit is not a tit at all, though it certainly looks like one. Adult Penduline Tits are very distinctive with their grey heads and bold black eye-masks, duller on the females, but the juveniles can be puzzlingly dull. They look basically all brown but their small size, tit-like manner and rounded greyish-brown heads should separate them from all small birds except juvenile Bearded Tits which are larger, longer-tailed and have heavily patterned wings.
Habitat

Breeds and winters in and around reedbeds, ponds and ditches, nesting in nearby trees.
Behaviour

Penduline Tits build extraordinary nests which hang like a christmas stocking from the overhanging branches of a tree such as a willow.
Migration

Birds breeding in most of Europe migrate west or south. Mostly to Mediterranean countries. Birds in southern Europe are mostly resident.

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Nice shot, Emilio!
TFS
Ralf

Ciao Emilio,
un'altra splendida foto di pendolino. Bravo.
TFS
Angelo

  • Great 
  • nglen Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2883 W: 30 N: 9683] (36145)
  • [2007-04-05 16:04]

Hi Emilio. good picture of the tit looking out of his nest.lots of detailand colour. well done..TFS

Nick.. have a good easter.

Stesso commento di Angelo. Controluce ottimo.

Grazie, ciao, Emanuele

Hi friend,
Great perspective, moment and details! Good note and colours! Take care Ana:)

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