Brown Creeper

Other Names: American Tree Creeper

Distribution : eastern Canada in summer; discontinuously throughout southern Canada,the United States, and central Mexico in winter.

Description:

Size: 12-14 cm in length with a 17-20 cm wingspan.

Plumage: Streaked brown on the upperside, tinged with buff on the flanks. The underside is off-white, and there is an off-white stripe above the eyes. The legs are brown and the beak and eyes are black.

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Brown Creeper

Brown Creeper

Bill Shape
curved
long billed
Eats
cracked-corn
nuts
sunflower-seed
Regions
alabama
alaska
alberta
arizona
arkansas
british columbia
california
colorado
connecticut
delaware
district of columbia
florida
georgia
idaho
illinois
indiana
iowa
kansas
kentucky
labrador
louisiana
maine
manitoba
maryland
massachusetts
mexico
michigan
minnesota
mississippi
missouri
montana
nebraska
nevada
new brunswick
new foundland
new hampshire
new jersey
new mexico
new york
north carolina
north dakota
nova scotia
nunavut
ohio
oklahoma
ontario
oregon
pennsylvania
quebec
rhodeisland
saskatchewan
south carolina
south dakota
tennessee
texas
utah
vermont
virginia
washington
west virginia
wisconsin
wyoming
yukon
Tail Shape
pointed-tail
Wing Shape
rounded-wings
Action
flying
swimming
walking
Behavior
flocks
Markings
bold
plain
wingbands
Sounds
chirping
Location
high flying
low flying
north in summer
south in winter
Habitat
fir forest
oakpinewoodland
Forests
Color
blackandwhite
blue
brown
white
red
Body Shape
tree-clinging
Size
large
small
Order
perching birds or songbirds - passeriformes
creeper - certhiidae
Conservation Status
Least Concern
Bird Species