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Northern Flicker/Yellow shafted Flicker

Colaptes auratus


The northern flicker is a large brown woodpecker. It has a white tail with black bars and a black tip, a light brown to off-white breast with black to brown spots. it has a black bib on its upper chest. The yellow-shafted flicker has a red patch on its neck and yellow feathers on the inside of its wings. The male has a black mustache.


suburbs area with open space & trees.

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Levittown, Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on Oct 29, 2013
Submitted on Oct 29, 2013

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