Goldcrest
Regulus regulus
(L 3.3-3.7" WS 5.3-6.1"
Wt 0.16-0.25 oz)
 Constantly in motion
searching for insects.
Vitosha Mountain
Bulgaria
12May2015
Regulus means little
king or prince.
The Goldcrest was once called the
Woodcock Pilot because it arrived in
spring with the Eurasian Woodcock.
(Roger Lederer and Carol Burr)