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Red-headed woodpecker

Melanerpes erythrocephalus


This bird is a juvenile that just got his/her red head; if you look closely, you can still see one or two brown feathers. The bird was feeding on trees close to its "stash" tree where food is stored.


Mason Farm Biological Reserve

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Maria dB
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Maria dB

North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Feb 8, 2015
Submitted on Feb 21, 2015

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