From Dracula parrots to extravagant Golden Pheasants, birds never cease to amaze us. They are cute and funny. They never fail to brighten our day. And if you are not a fan of bird watching yet, this bird will help you find the motivation to start!
These birds are called Bearded Reedlings and they have a rather unique look.
#1. They are small birds with long tails. They are approximately 16.5cm in size, meaning they can fit in your palm perfectly.
#2. They look truly unique and you can spot and identify them anywhere. They are tiny, egg-shaped, and fluffy. And they enjoy resting by doing a split on three branches.
#3. They have a ginger-brown overall with bluish-grey heads.
#4. They also have black mustache-like markings. These markings go from under their eyes down to their throats and similar black streaks can be seen under their tails.
#5. Female birds are different from male birds.
#6. They have neither mustache markings nor black streaks under their tails. Also, they are much paler.
#7. This species has an extreme range which is decreasing but not at alarming rates.
#8. They are found in Europe and Asia all year long. They are not known for migrating.