Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor)
1 August 2016
Fort Clark Springs
Brackettville, Kinney County, Texas
Tufted Titmouse foraged early in the morning next to Las Moras Creek favoring the red fruit it is holding.
The Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor) is a small songbird from North America, a species in the tit and chickadee family (Paridae). The Black-crested Titmouse, found from central and southern Texas southwards, was included as a subspecies but is now considered a separate species B. atricristatus.