Photo Credits: Flickr user Nigel

Photo Credits: Flickr user Nigel

Ruby-crowned Kinglet (Regulus calendula)

STATUS: Native, Least Concern, Migratory

DESCRIPTION: Their wingspan is 6.3-7.1 in. and they weigh 0.2-0.4 oz.

HABITAT: Ruby-crowned Kinglets live mostly in coniferous forests, but also live in mixed woodlands.

DIET: Their main diet is insects, and they occasionally eat berries and seeds.

NOTES: Ruby-crowned Kinglets chatter and twitter. They are protected on the US Migratory Bird lists.