... the shallow streams in search of aquatic insects, moving its tail as it leisurely follows its pursuit, and chattering as it flies. ... it is very timid, and darts into the thickets as soon as approached, uttering a sharp and rather plaintive tshipa#39; of alarm.
|Title||:||A Manual of the Ornithology of the United States and of Canada|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge [Mass.] : Hilliard and Brown - 1832|