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wrentit:

see babblerbabbler,
common name for some members of the large, diversified family Timaliidae, passerine birds found primarily in wooded areas of Asia, Africa, and Australia. Babblers have soft, fluffy plumage and vary in coloring; various species resemble other birds, and five of the seven
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Incidence and determinants of double brooding in Wrentits. Condor, 92: 67-75.
Wrentits dart from tree to tree so quickly they're almost invisible--only their trilling gives them away.
Duarte was surprised to learn last year from one of the trail's creators that WildSpring's five wooded cabins share land with Pacific-scope flycatchers, tree swallows, chestnut-backed chickadees, golden-crowned kinglets, Swainson's thrush, wrentits and a half-dozen other feathered varieties, all spotted by sound in a five-minute period by birder Steven Shunk.