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Hairy woodpecker (female)

Leuconotopicus villosus

Description:

The hairy woodpecker is a medium-sized woodpecker with distinctive black and white markings. Distinguished from the Downey woodpecker by its longer bill and larger body size.

Habitat:

Spotted on a fallen tree in a canyon near the Umtanum creek. Mostly ponderosa pine and cottonwood trees.

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Brian38
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Brian38

Washington, USA

Spotted on May 13, 2018
Submitted on May 14, 2018

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