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Eurasian Treecreeper

(Certhia familiaris)
Alternate name(s): "Common Treecreeper"
German name(s): "Waldbaumläufer"

Size: 12.5-14 cm; wing span: 17.5-21 cm
Weight: 7-13 g
Description     Classification     Distribution     Sightings     Photos     Breeding     Nest     Eggs     Behaviour     Food     Call/s

Physical description

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Taxonomy, classification

See Eurasian Treecreeper at Wikipedia .

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Range, habitat, finding this species

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Sightings

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Photos

Race "familiaris"

ADULT

View straight onto the back of an Eurasian Treecreeper; the only diagnostic feature distinguishing it from the similar Short-toed Treecreeper (not yet shown on this website) is the big notch in the light-brown wing bars - click on image to see those highlighted by arrows; all other diagnostic features are hidden in this view (photo courtesy of D. Wilczynska)
[Near Ostrow Mazowiecka, Masovia, Poland, August 2016]

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