Chiff Chaff

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Colouring Green-brown upper, yellowish buff lower, black leg
Voice Easy, loud and bright
Feeds on Insects and spiders
Flight Short, slow and weak
Nesting Bush
Social Solitary
Chiff Chaff
Chiff Chaff
Also Known As ..
Common Chiffchaff
Page Last Updated 4/29/2018 3:44:00 PM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Both
Status Secure
Order Passeriformes
Family Sylviidae
Species Phylloscopus collybita
Category Warblers
StdName Common Chiffchaff
Vital Statistics
Length 10 to 11 cms
Weight 6 to 9 gms
Wingspan 15 to 21 cms
Lifespan 1 to 5 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Narrow
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution YCommon RRare VVery Rare NNot Seen
Region EUYEurope
Region NANNorth America
Country USNUnited States


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