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Red Bellied Woodpecker

Melanerpes carolinus


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.


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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