Forum > Identifying Birds > Identify Bird Which Is Size, Shape And Had Stance Of A Woodpecker But Was Entirely Black

Webmaster Posted 14-May-2015 07:55
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On behalf of G Blackford who sent in an email:-

In France on holiday, when a bird landed in tree not too far distant but I have been unable to identify.The bird was size, shape and had stance of a woodpecker but was entirely black, 

Can you help?

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Robin Posted 15-Aug-2015 11:34
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What part of France?
I saw a Black Woodpecker in Brittany in early June, in the woods around Huelgoat. This is slightly outside their normal range.

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