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Red-headed woodpecker

Melanerpes erythrocephalus

Description:

These omnivorous birds eat insects, seeds, berries, nuts, fruit and even other birds' eggs on occasion; about two-thirds of their diet is plant materials and they store nuts for later consumption. This bird is perched on its usual stash tree in the reserve where it keeps food.

Habitat:

Mason Farm Biological Reserve

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2 Comments

Jim Nelson
Jim Nelson 5 years ago

I like it!

especkha
especkha 5 years ago

great photo!

Maria dB
Spotted by
Maria dB

North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Mar 7, 2015
Submitted on Mar 21, 2015

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