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Yellow-bellied sapsucker

Sphyrapicus varius

Description:

The sapsuckers don't come to my yard too often but do stay a while when the juniper berries are ripe. Those berries are a real treat for American robins, cedar waxwings and the sapsuckers. This was an adult female; a couple immature birds with no red foreheads yet were also present.

Habitat:

My yard

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Maria dB
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Maria dB

North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Nov 14, 2017
Submitted on Dec 2, 2017

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