Velvet-fronted nuthatch

photo by Lip Kee Yap

Scientific classification

Order

Passeriformes

Family

Sittidae

Subfamily

Sitta

Species

frontalis

Appearance

* Small bird with purplish-blue upperparts and white underparts
* Red bill and a black patch on the fore head
* Size: about 13 cm

Habitat

Forest areas

Countries

Asia

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