black-capped chickadee

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Related to Poecile atricapillus: Cyanocitta cristata, Parus atricapillus
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Noun1.black-capped chickadee - chickadee having a dark crownblack-capped chickadee - chickadee having a dark crown  
chickadee - any of various small grey-and-black songbirds of North America
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Deutschlander, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, "Energetics and orientation in an irruptive migrant, the Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus.
olivaceus W Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata S American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos N/A Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris S Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus W Red-breasted Nuthatch Sitta canadensis W White-breasted Nuthatch S.
Common name Species AOU Code American Crow Corvus brachyrhynchos AMCR American Goldfinch Spinus tristis AMGO American Redstart Setophaga ruticilla AMRE American Robin Turdus migratorius AMRO Black-and-white Warbler Mniotilta varia BAWW Black-capped Chickadee Poecile atricapillus BCCH Blackburnian Warbler Dendroica fusca BLBW Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata BLJA Black-throated Green Warbler Dendroica virens BTNW Chipping Sparrow Spizella passerina CHSP Cape May Warbler Dendroica tigrina CMWA Common Raven Corvus corax CORA Chestnut-sided Warbler Dendroica pensylvanica CSWA Golden-crowned Kinglet Regulus satrapa GCKI Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus HAWO Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus HETH Mallard Anas platyrhynchos MALL Magnolia Warbler Dendroica magnolia MAWA Yellow-rumped Warbler D.