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Wren, Long-Billed Marsh bird pictures


Wren, Long-Billed Marsh bird picturesLONG-BILLED MARSH WREN

725. Telmatodytes palustris. 5.25 inches

The bill of this species is .5 inch or more in length; that of the last is .4 inch or less.
This species is by far the most abundant.

Its eggs are so profusely dotted with lark brown as to appear a chocolate color.

Breeds from the Gulf to Massachusetts and Manitoba.