black–crested titmouse

noun

Definition of black–crested titmouse

  1. :  a titmouse (Baeolophus atricristatus synonym Parus atricristatus) of Texas, Oklahoma, and Mexico that has a black crest and that is sometimes considered as belonging to the same species as the tufted titmouse

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1872

First Known Use of black–crested titmouse

1872


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