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Marsh Tit

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A now scarce woodland species often favouring damp woodland.



Photograph by: 
Brett Spencer

The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail:

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Common Name Marsh Tit
Scientific Name Parus palustris
Status Rare
Interest Level
Species Family Titmice
  • 01 - January
  • 02 - February
  • 03 - March
  • 04 - April
  • 05 - May
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
  • 10 - October
  • 11 - November
  • 12 - December
Preferred Environment
  • Woodland - broadleaf
Look for Solid dark cap on bird the size of the a blue tit
Additional Identification Notes
  • Similar to the much rarer willow tit in appearance and much more likely to be encountered
  • A woodland species likely dense cover
  • Has a loud 'pitch-oo' call