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coal tit

n
(Animals) a small European songbird, Parus ater, having a black head with a white patch on the nape: family Paridae (tits)
Translations
sýkora uhelníček
carbonero garrapinos
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coal tit

n (Zool) → cincia mora
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Coal tits are also appearing in gardens, but judging by the hundreds along the coast in recent weeks, at least some may have come from farther afield.
Since it started in 1979, the survey has provided information about the changes in numbers of garden birds in winter and helped to alert conservationists to those species in decline such as coal tits and breeding starlings.
Sightings of blue tits, great tits and coal tits in gardens have increased since 1979.
Sunflower seeds are particularly popular with coal tits and a single bird can empty a seed dispenser in no time by storing its newfound bounty in nooks and crannies around the garden for consumption later.
For instance, sunflower hearts will attract coal tits and chaffinches, a ground mix will work for dunnocks and wrens, while sparrows eat almost anything.
Sightings of popular species like blue tits, great tits and coal tits in gardens have increased since 1979.
But more positively, numbers of blue tits, great tits, coal tits and goldfinches have actually increased in our gardens during this period.
There are the usual blue tits, coal tits, great tits and sometimes longtailed tits.
Over 60 species are known to have used nestboxes, the most regular residents include blue, great and coal tits, starlings, robins and tree sparrows, depending on the type of box, it''s location and surroundings.
SMALL garden birds including long-tailed tits, coal tits and goldcrests saw numbers tumble in the big freeze at the beginning of 2010, according to the RSPB's annual Big Garden Birdwatch.
Differential post-fledgling survival of Great and Coal tits in relation to their condition and fledgling date.