Eurasian treecreeper Photography

Stock Stock Images By Adam Brooker

The Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris) is a small passerine common in woodlands across Europe and Asia. In the British Isles, it prefers broadleaved woodland where it can be seen creeping up tree trunks using its long claws searching for insects in the bark with its long, curved bill. Its upper plumage is brown mottled with black and white, which provides excellent camouflage against tree bark, with a white underside and brown trail, which it uses for support as it ascends the tree.



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1. Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris). Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris) catching a bug in a tree branch

2. Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris). Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris) foraging on the underside of a branch

3. Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris). Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris) foraging on a tree

4. Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris). Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris) foraging on a tree

5. Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris). Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris) camouflaged against a tree trunk

6. Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris). Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris) on a tree trunk

7. Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris). Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris) foraging on the underside of a branch

8. Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris). Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris) searching for food in Balquidderrock Wood, Scotland

9. Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris). Eurasian treecreeper (Certhia familiaris) searching for food in Balquidderrock Wood, Scotland

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