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House wren
Troglodytes aedon

House wren
House wren

Size: 5 inches
Overall Color: grayish brown
Occurrence: town
Diet: insects
Nest: cavity
Field Identification: short often cocked tail, barred tail
Season: winter


Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Chordata (hollow nerve cord)
Subphylum: Vertebrata (backbone)
Class: Aves (Birds)
Order: Passeriformes
Family: 60 Troglodytidae (wrens)
Genus: Troglodytes
Species: aedon

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