|Category:||Nature Photography | Posted:||February 11, 2019|
Great Tit ~ Parus Major
Great Tit in the Fuchsia
A Great Tit ~Parus major in irish it's name is :- Meantán mór perched in the Fuchsia bush finishing off a Sunflower seed the remains clinging to it's beak. It's similar to both the Blue Tit & the Coal Tit but is twice their size. All three species appear in the garden together.
Other names :-Ox-eye, Teacher Bird, Saw Sharpener, Black-headed Tomtit
One of Ireland's top-20 most widespread garden birds.
Identification: The largest of the tit family. Striking black head with large white cheek patches and black band running down the centre of a bright yellow breast. Back yellowish- green, wings and tail silvery blue. In flight, white outer tail feathers show. When perched, a distinct white wingbar shows. Bill is pointed but stout, legs bluish-grey.
|Post Type||Photography||Mixed Media||Minor|
|Light dark balance adjusted sharpened & given a dark vignette frame|
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