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Pileated Woodpecker

Dryocopus pileatus


Mostly black with white stripes on the face and neck and a flaming-red crest. Males have a red stripe on the cheek. In flight, the bird reveals extensive white underwings and small white crescents on the upper side, at the bases of the primaries.


Tree line next to a large marsh on an island.

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Lat: 45.50, Long: -75.49

Spotted on Sep 9, 2017
Submitted on Sep 10, 2017

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