from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A name of the long-tailed titmouse, Acredula rosea.
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One of Britain's most charming small birds, once known as the bumbarrel, has entered the garden birdwatch top 10 for the first time.
It's only the long-tailed tit (Aegithalos caudatus) that have the local name "bumbarrel".
Triumph of the bumbarrel (aka the long-tailed tit)