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Red Bellied Woodpecker

Melanerpes carolinus

Description:

Often appears pale overall, even the boldly black-and-white striped back, with flashing red cap and nape. Look for white patches near the wingtips as this bird flies.

Habitat:

Eastern woodlands and forests, from old stands of oak and hickory to young hardwoods and pines


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Kansas, USA

Lat: 39.18, Long: -96.54

Spotted on Dec 31, 2017
Submitted on Jan 3, 2018

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