Aegithalidae (long-tailed tits, bushtits; class Aves, order Passeriformes)
A family of small titmice that have medium to long tails. The nest is intricate and domed, with a small entrance, and built in trees and bushes. There are three genera, comprising seven species: Aegithalos
(long-tailed tits) is Eurasian, Psaltriparus
(bushtit) is American, and Psaltria
(pygmy tit) is confined to Java.
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