What’s that, creeping up the side of that tree? Why, it must be a Treecreeper! We love it when it’s very obvious where birds got their names, and we love Treecreepers, so in this blog we’ll tell you five facts about our favourite nominative determinism*!
An adult Treecreeper emerging from a very well concealed nest. Ben Andrew
Creeping up with a beakful of bug! Ben Andrew
*Nominative determinism is the hypothesis that people tend to gravitate towards areas of work that fit their names.
Main image: a Treecreeper on the side of a tree. Ben Andrew.
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