Paridae - Tits (Mésanges)

This family is one of the most common in Switzerland and indeed in Europe - it is the Western equivalent of what is known in North America as Chickadees.

In Switzerland our variety of habitats gives a wide variety of species in this family and in these pages you can find:


Long Tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus Mésange à longue queue
Marsh Tit Parus palustris Mésange nonnette
Willow Tit Parus montanus Mésange boréale
Crested Tit Parus cristatus Mésange huppée
Coal Tit Parus ater Mésange noire
Blue Tit Parus caeruleus Mésange bleue
Great Tit Parus major Mésange charbonnière
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