Data for:
Elephant Valley
List:

Passeriformes > Sittidae

Velvet-fronted Nuthatch

Sitta frontalis

Sign in to see your badges

Identification

POWERED BY MERLIN

One of the few nuthatches to break the general neutral color scheme of the family, this stunner can be quite common in lowland and foothill evergreen forests. Aquamarine upperparts, crimson bill, and black patch on the forehead make this active little species unmistakable. Forages by creeping along trunks and branches, often upside down. Follows mixed-species flocks.

POWERED BY MERLIN

Statistics

Sign in to see your stats

Weekly Bar Chart

Choose a region to view Weekly Bar Chart

Range Map

Large map

Media

Top video

View all