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Red-bellied Woodpecker

Melanerpes carolinus


Male red-bellied woodpeckers are medium sized birds that have red caps and hind necks, black and white barred backs and tails. Their belly feathers are off white with a reddish tinge. Females are similar to males but lack the red hind neck.


Water dispenser in wildlife habitat yard.

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Texas, USA

Spotted on Jan 3, 2014
Submitted on Jan 14, 2014

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