Tanagers, Cardinals, Grosbeaks, Buntings:Eggs, Incubation and Fledging Times


Species of Bird# EggsIncubation
Time
Time to
fledge
Black-capped Chickadee6-812 days16 days
Carolina Chickadee611-12 days13-17 days
Boreal Chickadee4-911-15 days18 days
Tufted Titmouse4-813-14 days17-18 days
Verdin3-610 days21 days
Bushtit5-712 days14-15 days
Red-breasted Nuthatch5-712 days16-21 days
White-breasted Nuthatch3-912 days14 days
Brown-headed Nuthatch3-914 days18-19 days
Brown Creeper5-614-16 days13-15 days
Cactus Wren3-716 days19-23 days
Rock Wren4-612-14 days14-16 days
Carolina Wren4-812-14 days12-14 days
Bewick's Wren4-1114 days14 days
House Wren5-612-15 days16-17 days
Winter Wren4-714-16 days19 days
Sedge Wren4-812-15 days12-14 days
Marsh Wren3-813-15 days14-16 days

Species of Bird

# Eggs

Incubation Time

Time to Fledge

Blue Grosbeak

2-5

11-12 days

9-13 days

Evening Grosbeak

2-5

11-14 days

13-14 days

Indigo Bunting

2-6

12 days

10-12 days

Lark Bunting

3-6

12 days

8-9 days

Northern Cardinal

2-5

12-13 days

9-11 days

Painted Bunting

3-5

11-12 days

12-14 days

Pine Grosbeak

2-6

13-15 days

13-20 days

Rose-breasted Grosbeak

3-6

12-14 days

9-12 days

Scarlet Tanager

2-5

12-14 days

9-10 days

Snow Bunting

3-9

10-16 days

10-17 days

Summer Tanager

3-5

12 days

9-13 days




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