The noisy fowler catches no birds

coach glue

The noisy fowler catches no birds.

A proverb


Have you seen this bird?


The Verdin (Auriparus flaviceps) is a species of penduline tit. It is the only species in the family to be found in the New World.

Identification Tips:
• Length: 3.5 inches
• Short, thin bill
• Yellow face
• Black lores
• Pale gray upperparts
• Whitish underparts
• Brownish shoulders
• Sexes similar



Similar species:

The yellow face is the best field mark to identify this bird.

Verdins are permanent residents of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico.

Verdins are insectivorous, continuously foraging among the desert trees and scrubs. They are usually solitary except when they pair up to construct their conspicuous nests.



The noisy fowler catches no birds.


Bird Quote Popularity Poll

(4 answers max)

  • Quote: The noisy fowler catches no birds

    View Results

    Loading ... Loading ...

Add any comments below and/or indicate if you spotted this bird.



The noisy fowler catches no birds.


Bird Quotes Notice
We need reader submitted bird sayings, bird quotes, bird poems, bird quotations, or your own bird quote. Click Submit on the menu and enter the bird quotation for others to enjoy.


aff mktr playbook


Large view +

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *