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Red-bellied Woodpecker

Melanerpes carolinus

Description:

Red-bellied Woodpeckers are medium sized woodpeckers that are often found in midwestern to eastern United States. They have black and white striped backs as well as a bright red cap and nape. You can often hear them drilling on a nearby tree as they look for insects and other critters.

Habitat:

They are common in many forests in the mid to eastern United States.

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Ian B
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Spotted on Mar 30, 2013
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