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marsh tit

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Definition of marsh tit in English:

noun

A Eurasian woodland tit (songbird) with mainly grey-brown plumage, a shiny black cap, and white cheeks.
  • Parus palustris, family Paridae
Example sentences
  • One means of distinguishing the willow tit from the marsh tit is by call notes.
  • Three of these were species that normally hoard food, the willow tit, the marsh tit, P. palustris, and the nuthatch, Sitta europaea.
  • Here I present data on a third tit species, the marsh tit, which is the same size as the blue tit.

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