Data about <i>Sitta carolinensis</i>

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Distribution

 
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Alberta Mountain forests
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Allegheny Highlands forests
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Appalachian mixed mesophytic forests
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Appalachian-Blue Ridge forests
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Arizona Mountains forests
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Atlantic coastal pine barrens
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Bajío dry forests
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Balsas dry forests
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Blue Mountains forests
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California coastal sage and chaparral
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California interior chaparral and woodlands
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California montane chaparral and woodlands
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Canadian Aspen forests and parklands
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Central and Southern Cascades forests
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Central and Southern mixed grasslands
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Central British Columbia Mountain forests
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Central forest-grasslands transition
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Central Pacific coastal forests
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Central tall grasslands
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Central U.S. hardwood forests
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Chihuahuan desert
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Colorado Plateau shrublands
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Colorado Rockies forests
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East Central Texas forests
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Eastern Cascades forests
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Eastern forest-boreal transition
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Eastern Great Lakes lowland forests
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Everglades
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Flint Hills tall grasslands
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Florida sand pine scrub
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Fraser Plateau and Basin complex
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Great Basin montane forests
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Great Basin shrub steppe
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Gulf of St. Lawrence lowland forests
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Klamath-Siskiyou forests
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Middle Atlantic coastal forests
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Mississippi lowland forests
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Mojave desert
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Montana Valley and Foothill grasslands
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Nearctic
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Nebraska Sand Hills mixed grasslands
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Neotropical
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New England-Acadian forests
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North Central Rockies forests
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Northeastern coastal forests
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Northern California coastal forests
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Northern mixed grasslands
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Northern short grasslands
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Northern tall grasslands
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Oaxacan montane forests
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Okanagan dry forests
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Ozark Mountain forests
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Palouse grasslands
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Piney Woods forests
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Puget lowland forests
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Sierra de la Laguna pine-oak forests
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Sierra Juarez and San Pedro Martir pine-oak forests
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Sierra Madre de Oaxaca pine-oak forests
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Sierra Madre del Sur pine-oak forests
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Sierra Madre Occidental pine-oak forests
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Sierra Madre Oriental pine-oak forests
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Sierra Nevada forests
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Snake-Columbia shrub steppe
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South Central Rockies forests
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South Florida rocklands
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Southeastern conifer forests
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Southeastern mixed forests
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Southern Great Lakes forests
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Texas blackland prairies
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Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt pine-oak forests
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Upper Midwest forest-savanna transition
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Veracruz montane forests
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Wasatch and Uinta montane forests
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Western Great Lakes forests
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Western Gulf Coastal grasslands
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Western short grasslands
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Willamette Valley forests
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Wyoming Basin shrub steppe
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Physical Description

 
body length (VT) average
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15 cm
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body mass measurement
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0.65 oz female
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body mass average
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20 g
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body mass max
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23.2 g
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body mass
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1.32 log10 grams
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sexual dimorphism
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male more colorful
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weight
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20.5 g adult
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Ecology

 
primary diet
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eats seeds adult
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habitat
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animal habitation
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crevasse
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forest
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forest
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garden
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mixed forest biome
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oak woodland
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orchard
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river bank
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temperate
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terrestrial biome
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terrestrial habitat
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wood
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woodland
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woodland
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woodland
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habitat includes
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Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
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Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
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Mediterranean Forests, woodlands and scrubs
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Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
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Temperate Coniferous Forests
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Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
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Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
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Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
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Tropical and subtropical grasslands, savannas, and shrublands
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Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
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foraging habitat
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terrestrial habitat
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interacts with
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Life History and Behavior

 
nest type
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cavity
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developmental mode
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altricial
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foraging time
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diurnal
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parental care
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pair provides care
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clutch/brood/litter size
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8
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log10 productivity
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-0.208
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onset of fertility
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365 days female
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365 days male
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litters per year
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1 per year
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total life span max
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9.8 years
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prenatal development duration
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12 days
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migratory status
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nonmigratory
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Physiology and Cell Biology

 
body temperature measurement
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107 degrees Fahrenheit female
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Conservation

 
population trend
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Increasing
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conservation status
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least concern
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extinction status
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extant
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extant
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extant
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