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 White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis)




White-breasted Nuthatch | Sitta carolinensis photo
White-Breated Nuthatch, Cabin Lake Viewing Blinds, Near Fort Rock, Oregon

Photograph by Alan And Elaine Wilson. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

White-breasted Nuthatch | Sitta carolinensis photo
White-Breasted Nuthatch, Cabin Lake Viewing Blinds, Deschutes National Forest, Near Fort Rock, Oregon

Photograph by Alan And Elaine Wilson. Some rights reserved.  (view image details)

WHITE-BREASTED NUTHATCH FACTS

Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Passeriformes
Family:Sittidae
Genus:Sitta
Species:carolinensis
Common Name:White-breasted Nuthatch


Relatives in same Genus
  Red-breasted Nuthatch (S. canadensis)
  Pygmy Nuthatch (S. pygmaea)