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Common, smallest woodpecker. Often forages along twigs and weed stems. Distinguished from all woodpeckers except Hairy by white patch on back and mostly unmarked whitish flanks.
Found in any wooded habitat, especially deciduous woods with patches of smaller trees or brush.
Have many Downy Woodpeckers living in my backyard, along with several other varieties. I love them all! This male Downy was at one of my feeders while it's mate was in a nearby tree.