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Archive for April 4th, 2015

Red-Bellied Woodpecker

Woodpeckers generally perch with their tummies against a tree, so it took me a long time to understand why Red-bellied Woodpeckers have that name:

Red-bellied Woodpecker - suet feeder

Red-bellied Woodpecker – suet feeder

The bright red nape and head seemed entirely sufficient to me, but another woodpecker claimed that name first…

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