Certhia familiaris


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Noun1.Certhia familiaris - common European brown-and-buff tree creeper with down-curved billCerthia familiaris - common European brown-and-buff tree creeper with down-curved bill
tree creeper, creeper - any of various small insectivorous birds of the northern hemisphere that climb up a tree trunk supporting themselves on stiff tail feathers and their feet
References in classic literature ?
It is far from wishing for the modest concealment of the true creeper (Certhia familiaris); nor does it, like that bird, run up the trunks of trees, but industriously, after the manner of a willow-wren, hops about, and searches for insects on every twig and branch.
(1989) .Food supply and reproduction in the common treecreeper (Certhia familiaris).In Ann.
Fluctuating asymmetry as a biomarker of habitat fragmentation in an area-sensitive passerine, the Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris).
cristatus, Certhia familiaris, Oriolus oriolus, Nucifraga caryocatactes, Pyrrhula pyrrhula, and Coccothraustes coccothraustes were classified as woodland species.