• Photo taken Locality: Greece, Crete, Crete isl.
  • Photo taken by:
    Henshaw, I.
  • Photo taken date:
    March 2013
Blue Tit
Passerine Birds
Shrubland of Cyrenaica (Libya) diorama

Photo of Blue Tit, Cyanistes caeruleus. A normally forest species that, during winter, can also be found in hedgerows and parks. Resident in Greece, it builds its nests in treeholes and feeds on insect larvae. On Crete it also found away from woods, nesting on rocky holes!